Nadja Wohlleben is an independent photojournalist, documentary photographer and cultural anthropologist based in Berlin. A careful play of documentation and artistry, Nadja’s work focuses on concepts of femininity, power and identity. Depicting people from diverse cultural backgrounds, she documents their stories through her imagery in an authentic, intimate and aesthetic style. With a keen eye for detail, Nadja’s photography brings humanity to the foreground.
Nadja’s work gained international recognition through prestigious photo contests, such as the International Photography Awards, FotoVisura Photography Grant, The Photography Gala Awards, or the Moskow International Foto Awards.
Her publications include VICE (US), GEO (GER), doc!photo magazine (PL), BURN Magazine, WIRED (GER), Feature Shoot, New Internationalist (UK), The Observer (UK), and others. She has collaborated with international and local NGO’s like UNHCR, Humedica, No Means No Worldwide, Ujamaa Africa, or Makhzoumi Foundation.