Paula Bronstein


Paula Bronstein is a Bangkok-based freelance photojournalist with more than 30 years of experience covering conflicts around the world, including the Rohingya crisis, political turmoil in Thailand, and the wars in Afghanistan and Ukraine. Her work has appeared in almost every globally recognized publication, and she is the recipient of numerous honors, including the 2022 Anja Niedringhaus Courage in Photojournalism Award. She was also a finalist for the 2011 Breaking News Photography Pulitzer Prize for her work covering floods in Pakistan. Her internationally acclaimed photography book Afghanistan: Between Hope and Fear was published in 2016.