Sylvia Jarrus

Sylvia Jarrus (she/her) is currently a summer photo intern at The Seattle Times in Seattle, Washington. 

Sylvia is also a freelance visual journalist based in Metro-Detroit, Michigan. Her work focuses on connection, collaboration and highlighting issues and inequities within Black and brown communities. She also strives to reveal joy and love of family, friends as well as the relationships between individuals and the spaces around them. Her main goal is to consistently reveal truth and empower those she photographs. 

Portrait 📸 by Brittany Greeson 


CLIENTS:  AARP, Bloomberg, The Detroit Free Press, Education Week,  Medium, NBC News, Reuters, The Globe and Mail , The Guardian, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Vice, & Vanity Fair among others. 



Available for assignments+projects in Michigan & beyond. 

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Phone Number | 248-747-3875

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