About

“Visceral visual storytelling, be it still or moving, is my attempt to understand the world. It’s a journey that ultimately leads to the question ‘why are we here?’ and along that path comes everything else, life.”

Winta Yohannes is a photographer and filmmaker. Besides working on her own photography projects, she also works as a freelance photographer primarily shooting documentary narratives, portraits and editorials for magazines. In 2009 she earned an Honorable Mention at the “Prix de la Photographie Paris” for her series “Nation of Islam”. After living in New York, London and Paris she is currently based in Berlin.

For film work please visit: www.wintayohannes.com