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Allen was born on Long Island, New York, just outside of the borough of Queens of New York City. He attended public school in Great Neck where he received his first award in Visual Art. He later attended college in Upstate New York until he transferred back to Long Island. At this point he began working with cranes for buildings in New York. All the while he had continued creating artwork nonetheless. Picking up photography in around 2015, he then also began going back to school. He earned an associates and a bachelors degree in english from Queensborough Community College and then Queens College. After his four year degree was complete, Allen attended The New York Institute of Photography where he studied photojournalism. He currently resides just outside of New York City.