Documentary photographer Antti YrjönenI’m Antti, a photojournalist and documentary photographer based in Helsinki, Finland. I’m open for commissions and will gladly travel to wherever I’m needed.

I have experience in press photography covering current stories for agencies, newspapers and NGOs, as well as in longer-term documentary projects.

I’m a member of the Finnish Association of Photojournalists, the Union of Journalists in Finland, Reporters Without Borders, the Photographic Centre Nykyaika and the Finnish Darkroom Association. I have studied photojournalism at the University of Tampere.

My news and stock photography is syndicated by LehtikuvaNurPhoto, Zuma Press and Sipa USA. Among others my work has been published by BBC, Nature, Radio France, Condé Nast Traveller UK and India, Helsingin Sanomat, Yle, Apu and Ilta-Sanomat.

If you want to contact me for an assignment, have questions about licensing a photo, or just want to drop a line, here’s how to get in touch:

Phone: +358 443 456 894


  • News Photo of the Year 2018 by the Finnish Association of Photojournalist
  • Beautiful Book Prize 2018 by the Finnish Book Art Committee