Yusuke Harada, born in 1979, is a Japanese photojournalist based in Tokyo, Japan. He has photographed the world’s major conflicts and its hidden crisis. After studying Digital imaging technique in professional school in Japan for two years and he traveled around the world, such as Palestine, Iraq, Sudan, Angola and some Asian countries. He started his career as a professional photojournalist when he had traveled and photographed to Pakistan for three months in 2009. Since then, he has independently photographed and documented throughout Africa, Middle East and Asia. He has changed his base from Tokyo to Cairo since 2012, in order to start his long-term project : the aftermath of the Arab Spring, covering the ongoing conflicts in various Middle East countries, especially Syria and Egypt. His works have received several awards and grants, and have been published in several magazines and newspapers in Japan and other countries. He is also contributor to NurPhoto Agency (Italy).
原田裕介。1979年生まれ、宮城県出身。2003年、イラク戦争を機にカメラを手にイラク、パレスチナ、スーダン、アンゴラなどの中東やアフリカを中心に、ドキュメンタリー写真を撮影し始める。2009年のパキスタン取材を機に本格的にフリーランス報道写真家として活動を始める。以降、中東などのイスラム圏を中心に取材を重ねる。世界的な戦争や紛争地域に加え、紛争によってもたらされる人権侵害や抑圧される人々の取材に力を入れている。2012年よりエジプトのカイロに活動の拠点を移し、「アラブの春」のその後を始め、中東地域を中心に取材を続けている。2015年、再び日本を活動の拠点に戻し、NurPhoto Agency (イタリア)と契約し、写真を発表している。
Awards / Grants
Exhibitions
2012. "FOTO8 Summershow 2012" at FOTO8 garelly in London, UK
2012. "KL PHOTOAWARDS Exhibition" at The Ware House in Kuala lumpur, Malaysia
2012. "The PGB Photo Award Exhibition" at Fotografiska, in Stockholm, Sweden
2011. Solo "Philippines : The homeland of pervasive poverty" at Nikon Salon, JAPAN
2004. Solo “PALESTINE+IRAQ” at Gallery ARATA in Miyagi, Japan
Back to Top