A young Burmese worker returns to his housing block in the uniform of his employers.

Matthew Van Saun

mvsaun@yahoo.com United States and Great Britain


Matthew Van Saun is a student studying Public Health and a freelance photographer based out of San Francisco.

Four years ago he had the opportunity to travel extensively in Southeast Asia.This experience sparked his interest in photography and photojournalism.

He also has a strong interest in human rights the environment and health care issues.

His main goal is to expose human rights issues to the public by creating photo essays that are emotional and thought provoking.

In this way he gives a voice to those who cannot speak for themselves.