Nicole Tung is a freelance photojournalist. She graduated from New York University in 2009 after studying journalism and history and freelances for international publications and NGOs, primarily covering the Middle East. Her work often explores those most affected by conflict and the consequences of war, including migration across the Middle East, post-traumatic stress in Native American veterans, human rights abuses, and women’s rights. In recent years, she has followed the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, the legacy of ISIS, and in 2022, documented the Russian invasion of Ukraine for Harper’s Magazine, The Washington Post, and The New York Times. She is based in Istanbul, Turkey.