Photo by: John Packman

Photo by: John Packman

Leyland writes and photographs long-form features that focus on the intersection of economics and environment. His work has primarily been in the Middle East, North Africa and Canada. 

Previously a national reporter for The Globe and Mail, he is a recipient of the Pulitzer Centre Grant for Crisis Reporting and a member of the Frontline Freelance Register. Currently based in Toronto. He is represented by The Cooke Agency.



The Globe and Mail

The Guardian

Vanity Fair

Al Jazeera America


United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees


Sharp Magazine

The Washington Post


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