Yehyun Kim grew up in South Korea. She is a graduate of the Missouri School of Journalism and the Danish School of Media and Journalism. After New York, D.C., Missouri, Maine, Texas and Denmark, she is working as a photojournalist in Hartford, Connecticut. Yehyun is dedicated to creating longer term photo and video stories, especially about immigrants, women and healthcare.
Yehyun recently became the first Asian woman who won the gold award in the College Photographer of the Year portfolio category. Her work has been published in various media outlets, including The New York Times, USA TODAY and Narratively.
She is a member of the Asian American Journalists Association and Diversify Photo.
(All images © Courtesy of Yehyun Kim)