Juliana Tan is a Singapore-based photographer and director. Trained as a filmmaker, she creates mise-en-scene to convey the narrative of her images through an eclectic mix of light, colours and composition. Her passion lies in portraiture and picture essays, especially in the areas of culture, politics and society.

Juliana graduated from Nanyang Technological University School of Communication Studies, specialising in filmmaking and photojournalism. She previously spent time in New York and Los Angeles gaining practical experience as a photo assistant and lighting grip, and now works in her adopted home country of Singapore and around the region.

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Exhibition & Awards


2020 Clear Mandate, Angkor Photo Festival 

2018 Waking Up In Strange Places, Finalist, Invisible Photographer Asia Photobook Awards

2018 Waking Up In Strange Places, Selected, Tokyo Type Director's Club annual book

2015 Island Nation, Multimedia Exhibition at National Library Building

2014 Community Quilts, Photography Exhibition at Rochor Centre

2013 Durga, 6th Indie Documentary Festival Singapore

2012 Durga, DocuWest Film Festival, Colorado, USA

2012 Durga,  3rd Salaya Documentary Festival, Thailand

2013 Joy, Winner, Photo Story, Kuala Lumpur International Photo Awards

2012 Top 10 emerging photographers in Singapore, Platform

Selected Clients

  • Time
  • The New York Times
  • Wall Street Journal
  • Financial Times
  • Bloomberg Businessweek
  • Fast Company
  • Forbes Asia
  • Fortune
  • CNN
  • Barron's
  • The Business Times
  • High Net Worth
  • She's Mercedes

  • Google
  • AirBnb
  • McDonald's
  • Rolls-Royce
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • Pigeon
  • AIA
  • Grab
  • World Health Organisation
  • United Overseas Bank
  • Singapore Tourism Board
  • National Arts Council

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