Hannah Reyes Morales


Hannah Reyes Morales is a photographer and photojournalist from the Philippines who focuses on bringing historical memory and current events home, by looking at how they shape daily life. 

Her work has been published in The New York Times, National Geographic Magazine, and The Washington Post, among others. She is the recipient of the Tim Hetherington Visionary Award and the ICP Infinity Award for Documentary Practice and Visual Journalism. She was commissioned for the Nobel Peace Prize exhibition in 2021. 

Reyes Morales is currently focusing on longer term projects. She is a co-founder of Emerging Islands, an artist-run residency program in the Philippines, a National Geographic Explorer and a fellow at Columbia University’s Institute for Ideas and Imagination in Paris.

World Press Photo Involvement:
2023 World Press Photo Contest winner
2019 Joop Swart Masterclass participant
6x6 Southeast Asia and Oceania Talent

Hannah Reyes Morales on Social Media:
Instagram: @hannahreyesmorales

Hannah Reyes Morales

Portrait credit: Robert Amagsila