Ilkin Huseynov is a freelance photojournalist, based in Baku, Azerbaijan. He works closely with organizations that seek social change in Azerbaijan and the surrounding countries. Huseynov's work has been published by major organizations such as Associated Press, InvisiblePhotographer, AFP, Reuters, Yahoo, Newshopper, CNN International, Globaljournalist and Media Paran. He was a finalist of Winephoto and Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation, and received second place in the PowerHouse Books competition. His current project is Hometown.