Robb Hill was born in the farmlands of Northern Illinois and grew up in Southern Indiana.
After college Robb moved to Budapest, Hungary to set out his shingle as a freelance photographer. Covering Central Europe and The Balkans for USA Today, US News & World Report, The Christian Science Monitor and many NGOs.
Returning to the states Robb settled in Chicago. After 10 years in Chicago as an editorial and commercial photographer. Robb and his wife moved to Washington DC in 2009.