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Johnny C.Y. Lam (仲賢 Chung Yin) is a Chinese Canadian photographer based in Bonavista, Newfoundland. He is best known for his portraiture, travel, food, lifestyle and documentary work and is a regular contributor to the Globe and Mail. 

A seasoned visual storyteller with a strong sense of curiosity about the world, Johnny has worked in 3 continents for over two decades for various editorial and commercial clients. He is a Pulitzer grantee and is currently working on a long term project documenting climate change and sea ice adaptation in Labrador, Canada.

When he is not traveling or taking photos, he enjoys cooking, cycling, hiking, fishing and reading photo books at home.
Selected Editorial Clients:
The Globe & Mail / The Walrus / Maclean’s / Elle Gourmet / Courier / The Narwhal / House & Home /  Food & Drink / enRoute  / Beside  / CBC / Quill & Quire  / Reader’s Digest / Food & Wine / Toronto Life  / L'actualité / Time Asia / GEO / Vice 

Selected Commercial Clients:
Square / Mazda  / Metro / Penguin  Random House  / The Royal Hotel / Brookfield Inc / Corus Entertainment / Mountain Equipment Company /   Rogers  / The Drake Hotel / Rocky Mountaineer / Northland Power / Prince Edward County Tourism /   

2023 - Silver in The Best Photograph Category in the National Magazine Award.

Gallery Collection:
2021 - Permanent Collection at Canadian Museum Of Immigration at Pier 21

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