Kyrre Lien (26) has traveled to places like Eastern Ukraine, Gaza and Burma to document social issues, and done assignments for publications such as the New York Times and Al Jazeera using still images, video, 360-video and more. He has received several awards for his work, including the Picture of the Year in Norway in 2014.

In 2017 Lien was names on Forbes' list "30 under 30".