About The Author

Cengiz Yar Jr.

Based out of Chicago, Cengiz is a documentary photographer and freelance photojournalist whose work has been featured in publications around the world. His photography focuses on human conflicts, both violent and peaceful, and aims to encourage understanding by fostering interest and making the alien familiar. Follow him on Twitter at @cengizyar and on Instagram @hfwh.

Author Articles
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What journalists carry on the front lines: Daniel van Moll, DRC

by Cengiz Yar Jr.

My experience photographing on the front lines of the Syrian Civil War

by Cengiz Yar Jr.

What journalists carry on the front lines: Lucas Pernin, Syria

by Cengiz Yar Jr.

What journalists carry on the front lines: KC Ortiz, Thailand

by Cengiz Yar Jr.

What journalists carry on the front lines: Amanda Mustard, Cairo

by Cengiz Yar Jr.

What journalists carry on the front lines: Patrick Tombola, Middle East

by Cengiz Yar Jr.

What journalists carry on the front lines: Achilleas Zavallis, Syria

by Cengiz Yar Jr.
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What journalists carry on the front lines: Andrew Stanbridge, Myanmar

by Cengiz Yar Jr.
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10 tips to shoot better photos on your phone

by Cengiz Yar Jr.

What journalists carry on the front lines: Joey Daoud, Haiti

by Cengiz Yar Jr.
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What journalists carry on the front lines: Emma Beals, Syria

by Cengiz Yar Jr.
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10 reasons you should shoot film

by Cengiz Yar Jr.
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Civil War: Syria 2012/2013

by Cengiz Yar Jr.
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Under 20 and no body armor: Faces of the Free Syrian Army in Aleppo

by Cengiz Yar Jr.
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“It’s Jihad, man”: On the Syrian front lines with the FSA

by Cengiz Yar Jr.
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Tea, cigarettes, and Kalashnikovs: Welcome to Syria

by Cengiz Yar Jr.
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Photo essay: Lives of Syrian refugees

by Cengiz Yar Jr.