Reza Golchin, born on September 20, 1979 in Talesh, northern Iran, is a freelance photographer and filmmaker. His main creative direction and subjects are social issues. He holds a MA (Master's degree in photography) from the Art University of Tehran. In 2011 he became a member of the art faculty of Guilan university. After seven years of teaching photography at the University of Guilan (2011-2018), he was expelled from the university. After leaving university he founded the Golchin Khazar Film Company.