Lao People's Democratic Republic
Tessa is drawn to diverse landscapes and interested in how they are shaped by
human activity. Working closely with communities and individuals, she has
spent the past 25 years as a photographer, and probably her entire life, being
fascinated by the intricacies of rural life. In recent years, she has
collaborated with North Yorkshire hill farmers, Icelandic puffin hunters,
Finnish ice swimmers and Romanian nomadic shepherds for publications and
She is currently based in Vientiane where she works on personal projects, and
undertakes editorial and NGO commissions throughout Southeast Asia.
From Puffin Hunters to Prostitutes – Portraits from the last 15 years
BY TESSA BUNNEY
@ VOL 2
ON MAR 31, 2016
Tessa Bunney is an accomplished photographer based in Vientiane, Laos who is fascinated by the intricacies of rural life. For her PechaKucha presentation she shares 20 of her favourite portraits from the last 15 years, during which she has met and photographed a diverse range of people both close to her home in rural North Yorkshire (UK) and around the world.