Categories: Class Workshops, Photography, Storytelling, Visual Arts
As a photojournalist Neeta Satam has traveled worldwide on assignment. Through her documentary work people have let her into their lives, allowing her intimate access to photograph them. She often lives with the people she photographs, developing a rapport that leads to lifelong friendships and numerous poignant and learning moments. These moments profoundly changed how she looked at the world around her. Neeta Satam is a photojournalist, scientist, educator, and a National Geographic Explorer based in Saint Louis and Mumbai. Her work explores the themes of cultural assimilation, the human condition, and the environment through documentary photography.
Image: Kombirei Devi Khwairakpam, a retired fisherwoman who now spends part of her time weaving nylon-fishing nets. Thanga Tongbram Leikai, Manipur © Neeta Satam
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