Waterfront Home, Joeb Moore & Partners, Architect; 2013DS34.423
Textiles, Polartec, Lawrence MA; 2015CP20.480
United States Courthouse & Post Office Restoration construction, Brooklyn NY; 2014CP40.416
Singh Center for Nanotechnology, UPENN, Philadelphia PA, Weiss/Manfredi, Architect; 2013AV56.452
Pier 15, East River Waterfront, New York NY; SHoP, Architect, Ken Smith, Landscape Architect; 2012M37.518
Corridor House, Chicago Architectural Biennial, Chicago IL, MOS Architecture; 2015MV006.428
Artist's Studio, Ancram NY, MOS, Architect; 2010MV001.401
James B Hunt Jr Library, North Carolina State University, Raleigh NC, Snøhetta, Arhitect; 2013JG10.534
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Esto is the photo agency specializing in images of the built environment. With assignment work and a comprehensive picture library, we connect photographers and their work with designers, publishers and others interested in the photographs.

What’s new
Erica Stoller was a member of the unified and (almost) unanimous jury for the OHNY Photo Competition. Impressive group of entries. Award-winners look great. more
Michael Vahrenwald photographed the Corridor House at the Chicago Architecture Biennial. Designed by MOS Architects, the plywood 1:1 prototype is a consideration of the single family house with the possibility of this module in configuration with others. In an interview ...more
We are pleased to announce that the photographer Chris Payne is now with Esto. Trained as an architect, Payne concentrates on self-generated projects and commissioned photo assignments. In describing his work, Chris wrote, “I use photography to reveal the narrative of ...more
About Esto
Esto knows what it takes to create dynamic images of architecture and design, and we know how to ensure that an assignment is… more
Ezra Stoller (1915-2004) is considered the dean of American architectural photographers. He studied architecture in the 1930s and his interest in modern design was formed at that time. more
Esto’s in-house production team works with you to deliver the highest quality digital output, according to your specifications and… more
Ongoing Projects
David Sundberg toured the construction site on Governors Island recently and came back with some of the first images we’ve seen of the Hills, a new portion of the park designed by West8. more
Jeff Goldberg captures the ever-changing landscape in lower Manhattan. more
David Sundberg was in McAdoo, Texas making photographs for his on-going project about alternative energy. more
Ezra Stoller
Stoller was the pre-eminent American architectural photographer; his images define Mid-Century Modernism