Htoo Tay Zar is a photojournalist based in Yangon, Myanmar. He graduated from Mandalay University with a degree in Physics in 2009. He was one of the pioneer bloggers in Myanmar and followed his passion to become a full-time photojournalist. He has worked for European Pressphoto Agency, and some of his photography projects have been featured in International Herald Tribune, The Guardian and Al Jazeera. He was also one of the finalists selected for Photojournalists Under 25 by The Boston Globe in March 2013. He is interested in social issues and is currently working on personal projects.