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Amanda Koster

Amanda Koster
Profession: photographer
Location: Seattle , United States
Home base: seattle, wa usa
URL: http://www.amandakoster.com
URL: http://www.salaamgarage.com
Email: •••••••• (private)
Languages spoken: english, french, spanish
Skype: Amandakoster amandakoster
Mobile phone: 206 390 1057
Home phone: 206 286 9707
Last login: over 4 years ago
Member since: 09 Feb 2005 16:02


Amanda Koster is an internationally acclaimed photographer whose commercial and personal work has shown a consistent commitment to telling stories of real people, human rights, cultural diversity and global equality. She combines her anthropology background with media skills to create content as a means for powerful communication and storytelling.

Her book Can I Come with You? (Bennett & Hastings, 2008) is a collection of over a decade of her int’l social documentary projects, including excerpts from her personal journals. She has received many awards and grants for her personal projects including 8, 2nd place awards for her project AIDS IS Knocking in the prestigious IPA Lucie Awards. Amanda is featured among the fifty successful, inspiring American women in the book: “In Their Shoes.” (by Deborah Reber, publisher: Simon & Schuster)

Currently Amanda is working with the NYU Dept. of Global Health creating a long-term multi-media project related to HIV/AIDS research and tech in Kenya, and a project funded by the International YWCA “African Women of Empowerment”. Clients include The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, The New York Times, Newsweek, Entrepreneur, Metropolis, The Wall Street Journal, Fast Company, Business Week, Wired and national advertising agencies. She has taught photography internationally and is invited regularly as an industry speaker and representative worldwide. Personally, she is an avid mountaineer and famous for her x-ray vision, laser communication style and unbreakable spirit.



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international cell phone/internet connection

Hi LS, can anyone recommended the best: reliable + cost effective international mobile phone that will connect to the internet and get a mac powerbook online to ftp images in remote areas/countries? Also include monthly costs if you know them. need asap! I do not know the countries for sure yet. thank you, Amanda

13 Jan 2008 20:01 | 5 replies

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