Htoo Tay Zar is a freelance photojournalist and documentary photographer based in Yangon, Myanmar. He has worked for local newspapers and European Press Photo Agency, and some of his photography projects have been featured in the International Herald Tribune and Bangkok Post. He was also one of the finalists selected for Photojournalists Under 25 by The Boston Globe. He regularly works on assignment for Al Jazeera. He was Burma Reporting Fellow with GroundTruth.