Andrew is a Canadian visual storyteller. Born in Mississauga, Ontario, he joined the Canadian Army Reserve Infantry at sixteen. After studying political science in university and travelling extensively throughout Southeast Asia he first documented the 2014 crisis unfolding on the streets of Bangkok. Since graduating from the Photojournalism program at Loyalist College in 2016, he has based himself in Brazil, becoming fluent in Portuguese while pursuing personal projects. His most recent work sees him splitting his time between Brazil and Canada exploring his interest in politics, class, and inequality.

He has contributed work to the Toronto Star, the Globe and Mail, Mongabay and select galleries in Canada.

Brasil / Canada

+55 (21) 97191-1704 / 1 (289) 400-5451

andrew@andrewchristianjohnson.com 

Awards

2016

The John Peterson Award, Loyalist College Faculty of Photojournalism - recognizes excellence and proficiency in the discipline of Picture editing.

Dean's List, School of Media at Loyalist College

NPAC Student Photographer of the Year Award - H.M.

2015

NPAC Student Photographer of the Year Award - H.M.

The First Year Excellence in Photojournalism Award, Loyalist College Faculty of Photojournalism - recognizes overall excellence in all areas of Photojournalism.


Galleries

Through Our Eyes: Stories and Photographs from Afghanistan - Belleville, Canada - 2016


Andrew Christian Johnson – Photogapher / Videographer

Andrew Christian Johnson Canadian documentary photographer videographer based in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Toronto, Canada
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