Shayan Hajinajaf was born in 1993 in Iran. He started photography in 2015 and become a photojournalist for Iranian Students News Agency (ISNA). He received the Phodar Biennial Diploma in 2021 and was honored in 2018 at the UNICEF Photo Contest in Germany. He also won second place at the HUMAN ACT International Festival in 2020 and awarded at numerous other festivals. His works have published in different media such as Associated Press, Independent, Fox News, Yahoo, Daily Mail, Spiegel, ISNA, Iran Newspaper, Ebtekar Newspaper, Shargh Daily.
(All images © Courtesy of Shayan Hajinajaf)