Thea Traff (b. 1991) is a photographer and photo editor based in New York City. From 2018 to 2020, Thea was a Senior Photo Editor at TIME Magazine, and from 2013-2018, she was a Photo Editor at The New Yorker Magazine. Her photographic practice is fueled by a drive to convey emotion through human expression. Thea is originally from Minnetonka, Minnesota.