John Hanley is a Toronto-based photo/video journalist.

Hanley's work is regularly published in the Toronto Sun, Toronto Star, and Toronto Mirror newspapers (Metroland). His work has also been seen in many other publications including the Globe and Mail.

Hanley has received numerous awards for his work, including multiple Toronto Professional Firefighters Association Media Awards over several years, two Toronto Sun / Loyalist College Paul Henry Awards for excellence in spot news, and an award of excellence in the spot news category of the 63rd annual international College Photographer of the Year Awards.

Hanley was also named the News Photographers Association of Canada's Student Photographer of the Year for 2008.

A graduate from the Loyalist College Photojournalism program in Belleville, Ontario, Hanley currently freelances for multiple newspapers and television news stations in Toronto.