Landy is well known for his iconic photos of dozens of stars including Bob Dylan, The Band, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, Jim Morrison, and other rock legends, and is one of the first music photographers to be recognized as an artist.
His images are prominently featured in the 2020 documentary film Once Were Brothers:
Robbie Robertson and The Band, executive produced by Martin Scorsese.
Landy’s works have been exhibited in galleries and museums around the world and published
on covers of major international magazines and newspapers including The New York Times, Life, Time Magazine, Der Spiegel and Rolling Stone.
He is the author of nine books including Woodstock Vision and The Band Photographs: 1968-1969.
“The power of music comes alive in Elliott’s photographs of rock stars and his iconic Woodstock festival crowd shots. The spirituality, authenticity, and grittiness of his photos make them highly licensable because they are so relatable.” – Leigh Anne Brodsky