Helene Franchineau is a video journalist/shooter/editor/LiveU operator based in İstanbul, covering Turkey and the Middle East. Hélène was previously a video journalist for the Associated Press based in Beijing, China. She spent a total of 7 years in China and Hong Kong, where she also worked for the South China Morning Post and freelanced for the BBC and the New York Times, among others. She has an international press card from the IFJ and a Turkish journalist visa.
PRI's America Abroad: an episode on Islam and the Cosmos, featuring a story of mine on Turkey and astronomy (March 2018)
Female footballers’ record-breaking match for equality in Jordan (Jordan, April 2018, filmed/edited for the Associated Press)
Skatepark brings joy to refugee children (Jordan December 2017- filmed/edited for the Associated Press)
AP showreel 2014-2017