RITA KHIN is a Yangon-based queer photographer and is a member of Thuma Collective, initiated in 2017 which include five women photographers from Myanmar who are dedicated to visual storytelling.
Rita’s works primarily cover gender diversity, women issues and LGBT related stories. She mostly covers her photography stories on her on terms and often works for international organizations.
In 2018, She was selected to participate in VII’s Foundation “Burmese’s Days Photography Workshop” with two well-renowned mentors from VII agency, Philip Blenkinsop and Daniel Schwartz. In 2019, She was selected as a fellow to attend the Angkor Photo Festival.
Currently, she is working at a farmers-focused social enterprise as an in-house photographer.