About me

Hi/Moi/Ciao/Gyebale ko!

My name is Petri Burtsov and I’m a freelance journalist and a photographer based in Helsinki, Finland.

On these pages you’ll find samples of my work for clients such as:

  • Monocle Magazine and Radio
  • Finnish public broadcaster YLE
  • Politico Europe
  • Al-Jazeera

I have previously worked as the East Africa Correspondent (based in Kampala, Uganda) and as the Rome Correspondent for the Finnish Broadcasting Company YLE.

I’m available for:

  • TV and radio work (filming, editing)
  • Photography
  • Writing (Finnish or English)
  • Fixer work