Hi! I am currently a freelance photographer based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. My background is in photojournalism and documentary photography. I am interested in the way people relate to one another and am curious about how history impacts the present.

I studied sociology and psychology in my undergrad before receiving a degree in photojournalism.
I am a proud member of Women Photograph & Diversify Photo and founding board member of the Authority Collective

Selected Clients

The New York Times
NPR
The Wall Street Journal
The Intercept
The Guardian US
Education Week
Runner's World
The Globe & Mail
The Washington Post
VICE
Maclean's Magazine
Bloomberg
Southern Law Poverty Center
Daily Kos

I'm open to all kind of assignments but I love to work on stories on racial justice, economic justice, housing and land issues, family relationships and personal identity. 

For any urgent requests, please call at (215) 315-3196

I can also be reached at email hannah@hannahyoon.com

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Education & Workshops

2020 New York Portfolio Review, New York City, NY
2019 Solutions Journalism Class, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
2018 Women Photograph Workshop Participant, New York, NY
2018 The Image Deconstructed Workshop, Denver, CO
2018 WomenFocus Portfolio Review, Washington DC
2015 67th Missouri Photo Workshop, Perryville, MO
2015 Boreal Bash Workshop, Boreal Collective, Toronto, Ont.
2014 Photojournalism Diploma, Loyalist College. Belleville, Ont.
2009 Bachelor of Arts with Sociology Honours, Wilfrid Laurier University. Waterloo, Ont.

Experience
2017 - Present Full-time Freelance visual storyteller
2016 - Present Contributing Photo Editor, Maclean's Magazine
2015 Pan Am Torch Relay Photographer/Videographer
2014 Intern, The Canadian Press. Toronto, Ont.
2014 Summer Intern Photographer, The Waterloo Region Record. Waterloo, Ont.

Recognition & Opportunities
2019 
IWMF Gwen Ilfil Mentorship Fellow
2018 
Women Photograph Grant Shortlist
2018 The Image Deconstructed Workshop Scholarship
2018 Magenta Flash Forward Winner
2017 Scotiabank CONTACT Photo Festival - Muse Exhibition
2015 Helge Hummevoll Scholarship, Missouri Photo Workshop
2014 Student Photographer of the Year, NPAC
2014 Tom Hanson Photojournalism Award, The Canadian Press & Canadian Journalism Foundation





Photo credit: Jacquie Reimer

Hannah Yoon

Philadelphia independent visual journalist. Photographer. Philadelphia photojournalist. Philadelphia photographer
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