Haiyun (pronounced: Hi-rene) is a photojournalist based in Columbus, Ohio, USA. She is pursuing a Master of Fine Arts degree in Scripps College and School of Visual Communication at Ohio University. She focuses on photojournalism, documentary filmmaking and interactive design, with a contexture study in climate change and visual anthropology. Haiyun gravitates to exploring the human living conditions in the context of geopolitics and social-economics. 

2020 Getty Images/AAJA Inaugural Inclusion Scholarship 

2020 The New York Times Student Journalism Institute (postponed to May 2021)

2020 Annenberg Space for Photography & Photoville Portfolio Review

2019 CNN Photo Intern

2019 New York Portfolio Review sponsored by NYT Lens Blog

2019 Student Enhancement Award-"Riverland"

2018 Eddie Adams Workshop XXXI

2018 Chris Hondros Scholarship-Ohio University

Languages: English; Mandarin Chinese.

Available for assignments.


+1 617-955-9365

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