Cengiz Yar is an award-winning, American documentary photographer based in northern Iraq. His work is focused on mass displacement, religious and ethnic minorities, and the fight against the Islamic State. His work has appeared in The Guardian, The Telegraph, Huck Magazine, Vice, Mashable, and others. His humanitarian clients include UNHCR, UNICEF, UNDP, and Mercy Corps. His work has been profiled on BBC World News, in Juxtapoz Magazine, and on Roads & Kingdoms.