About Me

Shannon Hinson-Witz

Chicago, Illinois 


Prix de la Photographie, Paris (2018) Bronze for Series. https://px3.fr/winners/px3/2018/9659/

2017 Chromatic Awards, Monochrome Awards, 

PhotogrVphy Grant 2017

Sigma Best of Photography 2017

Washington Post *First Place 2016

PDN Great Outdoors *First Place  2016 




London Telegraph. Remembering Great Apes, Feature shot June 2018

Digital Camera Magazine June 2018

National Geographic "22 Wildlife Landscapes Worth a Trip" May 2018

MSN Virunga's Orphans Feature article  June 2018

PhotogrVphy Magazine feature on Virunga's Mountain Gorillas   (March 2018)

Graine de Photographe (Virunga photographic feature)               (April 2018)

Remembering Great Apes (scheduled publication date Oct 2018) https://rememberingwildlife.com/remembering-great-apes/

Upcoming Exhibits

Oct 17, 2018 Remembering Great Apes Launch Royal Geographical Society, London  Ticket info @ https://rememberingwildlife.com/remembering-great-apes/

Oct 19th 2 week Exhibition at the Galleria Mall, London

Jul 12th Paris 

Agency Representation: Mercury 



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I’m an photographer of wildlife based in Chicago, Illinois.  

It's my hope that you will connect with the intelligence, personality and dignity of these amazing creatures and will be inspired to help protect them and their habitat for generations to come.