Isabelle Lesser is an independent photo-journalist based in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. When she arrived in Phnom Pen in 2003 she worked full-time for the Phnom Penh Post and subsequently received her first Unicef assignment.  Most of her work is now with NGO’s such as Louvain Development, Oxfam America and Handicap International Belgium. She has extensive experience with transmitting photos and reports from remote locations.

Isabelle graduated from the University of Westminster in 2002, with a BA in Photographic Arts.  Now an experienced photographer, she currently specializes in press and social photography as well as some fashion and targeted commercial photography projects. Her photographs of events in Cambodia and other countries in  South East Asia have appeared in publications including The Bangkok Post, The Wire Magazine, Cambodge Soir and several local American newspapers.

In the accompanying video Isabelle tells the story of how she set up ‘Asia Motion’ – the first photo and video agency in Cambodia.