Todd Henry

Documentary photographer, photojournalist and visual storyteller.
    
Location: Auckland, New Zealand
Nationality: New Zealander & American
Biography: Social Documentary / Visual Ethnography. Todd Henry is a documentary photographer, photojournalist, and visual storyteller.  He is interested in capturing visual content that examines various aspects of our society that we often take for... read on
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Sony NZ's Alpha Bravo Website Photography Feature - TODD HENRY: DOCUMENTING THE DEPORTED AND DISPLACED IN TONGA
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May 13, 2019
Sony New Zealand has kindly featured my work from Tonga on their website along with a nicely written piece by Lara Wyatt.  Click here to read the story and see the photos.
 Todd Henry: Documenting the Deported and Displaced in Tonga – Alpha Bravo
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Masters thesis on the Waikato University Commons

By Todd Henry — My masters thesis on visual representations of climate change in Tuvalu is currently available for free download on the Waikato Commons website...
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New Tonga and Solomon Islands collection!

By Todd Henry — I have just put together a selection of photos from an IFAD photo mission that I went on back in December 2019 to Tonga and the Solomon Islands...
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Re: The Solomon Islands Skateboarding Scene

By Todd Henry — I was recently in the Solomon Islands on a UN agriculture development photo mission.  While walking around Honiara one afternoon, I ran into a..
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D-Photo Issue 93 Feature

By Todd Henry — A piece that I wrote about photographing other cultures as an outsider was recently featured in Issue 93 of D-Photo Magazine.  Check it out!..
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‘Atenisi tonight

By Todd Henry — Tonight I will be presenting a “masterclass in advocacy photography” at ‘Atenisi University here in Nuku’alofa, Tonga. The..
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Waikato University News: "Visual masters for prized photographer"

By Todd Henry — Waikato University News recently put up a piece about my research in Tuvalu.     Visual masters for prized photographer   ..
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Re: Tuvalu as Tuvaluans want you to see it.

By Todd Henry — I recently wrote a piece based on my academic research of visual representations of climate change in Tuvalu that was published on New Zealand's..
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Mono Awards Runner-up!

By Todd Henry — Thanks to the Mono Awards for selecting my photo for the runner-up in the people category!   The Mono Awards 2019 - The Winners! - Australian..
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Pacific Journalism Review Photo Essay

By Todd Henry — I am proud to announce that a series of my photos from the Deportees of Tonga project, along with a written piece were printed and published in the..
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Solo exhibition at Vunilagi Vou

By Todd Henry — Last Tuesday, August 6th, I was fortunate enough to hold the opening of my first ever solo exhibition at Vunilagi Vou gallery in Otahuhu.  It..
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World Photography Organisation Print Sale

By Todd Henry — The World Photography Organisation website has my 2019 winning photo up for sale. Available in five different sizes! Printed on sustainable and high..
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Tagata Pasifika Interview

By Todd Henry — TP+ ‘Deportees of Tonga: Gangsters in Paradise’ filmmaker showcases deportee photo series Director of 'Deportees of Tonga:..
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Upcoming Photo Talk

By Todd Henry — I will be hosting another photo talk on behalf of Sony New Zealand at the Sylvia Park Sony Store on July 9 from 7:00 - 8:00pm.  Anyone who..
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Photo featured on theconversation.com

By Todd Henry —   One of my photos from the ongoing kava documentary project has been used by Dr. Apo Aporosa to accompany his piece on kava and imperialism..
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Madagascar Roadtrip Video

By Todd Henry — Footage I had since 2017 and only just got a chance to make something out of!
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Gangsters in Paradise film on DPhoto.co.nz

By Todd Henry — As part of my photographer feature in Issue 90, D-Photo Magazine has shared a link to the Gangsters in Paradise - The Deportees of Tonga film that I..
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D-Photo Issue 90

By Todd Henry — D-Photo Issue 90 is on sale now, and if you pick it up and turn to page 50 you will see that I have a 10 page feature of a selection of my photos..
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Photographers Without Borders Magazine: Issue 12

By Todd Henry — A 2017 portrait that I shot of a friendly Malagasy lady in Andasibe, Madagascar is featured in the "Staff Picks" section of their latest..
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Australasia's Top Emerging Photographers Competition

By Todd Henry — I am proud to announce that my 2018 documentary photography work in both Rēkohu and Tonga (Deportees of Tonga) were respectively selected as..
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Amish Lady and Baby photo on display at Somerset House in London

By Todd Henry — My winning photo from the World Photography Organisation contest was recently on display at Somerset House in London.  Unfortunately, the..
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Photival Presentation Reflection

By Todd Henry — Last Tuesday (May 7th) I presented at the Te Auaha Gallery in Wellington as part of the Photival photographer lecture series, and on behalf of Sony..
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Photo featured in Vincent O'Malley's new Book: The New Zealand Wars/ Ngā Pakanga o Aotearoa

By Todd Henry — A photo that I shot back in 2016 of a group of Māori girls performing a tradtional song at Auckland Museum was recently featured as a full page..
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Deportee Portraits on Social Documentary Network

By Todd Henry — Click here to view the exhibit on SDN .   Deportees of Tonga The South Pacific nation of Tonga is widely known for its remote islands, idyllic..
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The Closing of Vice New Zealand

By Todd Henry — Back in July of 2017 Vice NZ published some photos I took of Tonga's emerging skate scene, I had always wanted to shoot photos for Vice so the..
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