TANYA BINDRA Photo

TANYA BINDRA

Photographer, Filmmaker
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    TANYA BINDRA

    Photographer, Filmmaker
  • Location: New York City
    Nationality: Swiss/Canadian
    Biography:   Tanya Kaur Bindra is an independent photojournalist and filmmaker based between West Africa, India and the United States. She has contributed to outlets such as the New York Times, Newsweek, Le Monde, VICE, Time Magazine, the Washington... read on

Biography

 

Tanya Kaur Bindra is an independent photojournalist and filmmaker based between West Africa, India and the United States.

She has contributed to outlets such as the New York Times, Newsweek, Le Monde, VICE, Time Magazine, the Washington Post and the Wall Street Journal. She has filed regularly to the Associated Press and European Pressphoto Agency and has also partnered on humanitarian advocacy campaigns with UNICEF, Médecins Sans Frontières and others.

Before turning to photography, she provided crisis support and legal accompaniment services to survivors of sexual assault and later continued advocacy work at an immigrant workers center.

Tanya is trained in battlefield medical response after undergoing a course by RISC. She has also taken a hostile environment course, supported by the Rory Peck Trust and the Forum Freelance Fund.

She can be contacted for assignments worldwide.