Photojournalist | Based in Istanbul
Joris van Gennip (1987) is a Dutch independent photojournalist based in Istanbul, covering (breaking) news and producing photo stories related to social issues and aftermaths of conflicts.
Next to working for Dutch daily De Volkskrant, he often collaborates with NGO’s such as Greenpeace, Amnesty International and MSF amongst others in order to bring social awareness to the public.
His recent coverage on the Yellow Jacket Protests in France, the wildfires in Greece and the 2018 Turkey Elections all got nominated for the Zilveren Camera Awards, the largest photo contest of The Netherlands.
He earned a nomination for the 6×6 Global Talent Program of the World Press Photo Foundation and attended the esteemed NOOR Masterclass of 2017 in Amsterdam. led by Pep Bonet, Yuri Kozyrev and Sebastian Liste.