Andrew Burton is a freelance photojournalist and multimedia producer based in New York. His work has been published in and distributed through The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, TIME, Newsweek, Getty Images, the Associated Press, Reuters, Bloomberg News, USA Today, CNN, MSNBC, Dateline, The Today Show and The Oregonian, amongst others. He has a degree in journalism with a focus in photography from Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications.
Prior to becoming a photographer Burton interned at Getty Images, The Oregonian, Bloomberg News and The (Syracuse) Post-Standard. He was also an assistant to Vincent Laforet and completed a fellowship with the Carnegie and Knight Foundation. His work has been honored with awards from Photographer of the Year, International (POYi), the Hearst Foundation, Society of Professional Journalists, College Photographer of the Year and the Oregon Newspaper Publisher’s Association. He was a student at Eddie Adams XXII and has also been selected for private workshops at VII Photo Agency, Columbia Journalism School and the 7th UNESCO Youth Conference. Beyond his education and work experience, he has lived in New York City, Sydney, London and Portland, OR. He minored in international politics and economics.