CAITLIN O'HARA


I'm available for assignments in the Southwestern United States and beyond. Contact me anytime by email at caaohara@gmail.com or by sms/whatsapp at (317) 670 1039.
twitter: @caitlin_oh + instagram: @caitlin_oh 

(b. 1992, Huddersfield, UK) Caitlin is an independent documentary photographer and photojournalist based in the Sonoran Desert. She studied Journalism at Indiana University in Bloomington and Korean Language at Yonsei University in Seoul, South Korea. Her longterm work focuses on stories of migration around the world, from young North Korean women building a new life in South Korea to labyrinthine access to safe migration at the U.S.-Mexico border.


ACCOLADES + SHOWS

2018 | Winner, American Photography 35

2018 | Participant, Women Photograph Workshop, Brooklyn, N.Y. 

2018 | Through This Lens, Durahm, N.C., group show: Colectivo Liminal - Photography Show & Silent Auction benefitting Alerta Migratoria, Curated by Victoria Bouloubasis

2018 | Participant, New York Portfolio Review at CUNY Graduate School of Journalism 

2017 | "Mexico Migrante" Exhibition at Cholula Regional Museum in Puebla, Mexico, group show 

2017 | United Photo Industries Photoville, Brooklyn, N.Y., group show: "Insider/Outsider presented by Women Photograph" curated by Mallory Benedict, Sara Ickow, Daniella Zalcman 

2017 | PhotoWalk Astoria, Astoria, N.Y. exhibiting photojournalist, curated by Shaminder Dulai

2016 | United Photo Industries Photoville, Brooklyn, N.Y., group show: “ Fearless: Strength, Fortitude, Spirit”, ESPN, curated by Tim Rasmussen

2015 | Participant, Eddie Adams Workshop XXVIII

2014 | Ross Hazeltine Travel Scholarship (Reporting in Seoul, South Korea in January 2015).

SELECTED CLIENTS INCLUDE 

Agence France-Presse, Arizona Highways Magazine, The Atlantic, BuzzFeed News, Bloomberg, The California Sunday Magazine, Cosmopolitan, Época, ESPN The Magazine, Getty Images, The Guardian/Observer Magazine, High Country News, HuffPost, The Intercept, The Los Angeles Times, Monocle Magazine, NPR, The New York Times, Reuters, Runner’s World Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, WOZ Die Wochenzeitung 


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