Sofía Yanjarí

Photographer / Based in Santiago, Chile

My documentary work has a main interest in social issues, in topics such as human rights, migration, feminism and news coverage. I have a Bachelor of Visual Arts and a Painter degree from Universidad de Chile. And also have the title of... read on
Focus: Photojournalist, Documentary, Photography, Portraiture
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My documentary work has a main interest in social issues, in topics such as human rights, migration, feminism and news coverage.
I have a Bachelor of Visual Arts and a Painter degree from Universidad de Chile.
And also have the title of Professional Photographer from the Escuela de FotoArte de Chile.

I've attended several workshops to continue my education and enrich my photographic work, such as the Photojournalism Workshop in Latin America dictated by the France Press Agency in 2014, different World Press Photo Workshops in 2017, 2018 and 2019 in Chile, as well as the Workshop of "Reporting Methodology" with Walter Astrada in 2020.

Winner of 1st place in the Reportage Portrait category, at 2019 Fotoprensa Contest, in the 41st National Photojournalism Exhibition in Chile.

Currently working as a stringer for Reuters and collaborator for El País América, and my work has been published in different independent media and international press media, such as El País, La Vanguardia, Sputnick News, PlayGround, among others.