Paula Bronstein is an American photojournalist who is based in Bangkok specializing in the Asian region. She has been the recipient of numerous awards throughout her long career that spans over three decades. Her expertise is documenting humanity, bringing awareness to compelling issues throughout the world, focusing on many conflict regions. She is the author of the internationally acclaimed photo book Afghanistan: Between Hope and Fear. Paula has worked as a staff photographer for a variety of American newspapers for 15 years before moving to the Asian region in the late ’90s working with Getty Images as staff photographer from 2002-2013. Currently freelance, her work has been published globally and exhibited in numerous countries.