Isabelle Lesser | Photographers

Photo story - Art in All of Us workshop for children for Unicef Cambodia

Art in All of Us workshop for children for Unicef Cambodia

November 2014 marked the 25th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), which established a set of fundamental rights for all children and young people: to survive, develop, b

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Photo story - Art in All of Us workshop for children for the French Red Cross in Ivory Coast

Art in All of Us workshop for children for the French Red Cross in Ivory Coast

The French Red Cross has appealed Isabelle to stimulate the creativity of several groups of children (around 400 children) in Ivory Coast as part of the psychosocial program from March 2013 to Apr

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Photo story - Art in All of Us workshop for children for the French Red Cross in Cambodia

Art in All of Us workshop for children for the French Red Cross in Cambodia

The French Red Cross is involved since 2004 in the care of children living with Communicable Diseases in Phnom Penh.

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Photo story - "TEP VANNY , THE INDOMITABLE CAMBODIAN LADY" NATIONAL ELECTION 2013 (text by Clothilde Le Coz)

"TEP VANNY , THE INDOMITABLE CAMBODIAN LADY" NATIONAL ELECTION 2013 (text by Clothilde Le Coz)

Her almost broken voice can instantly be recognized, but not forgotten.
Vanny started screaming her sincerity in front of her house in 2006 to

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Photo story - " Loun Sovath's Engaged Buddhism"  National Election Cambodia 2013 (text by Clothilde Le Coz)

" Loun Sovath's Engaged Buddhism" National Election Cambodia 2013 (text by Clothilde Le Coz)

Early that afternoon, a tuk-tuk changed to a carriage of hope and loud music within over a hundred thousand people who invaded the streets of Phnom Penh.

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Photo story - Feeding a nation

Feeding a nation

For many Cambodian families, rice provides the primary means of making a living and the main staple of every meal.

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Photo story - City of gold

City of gold

Cambodia has yet to see how the recent discovery of offshore oil or the rapid growth of large-scale mining will benefit the country.

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Photo story - Bangkok, city of lost angels

Bangkok, city of lost angels

Photo story - Mental Health in Cambodia: 18 Life Stories

Mental Health in Cambodia: 18 Life Stories

It’s precisely eight o’clock in the morning at the Taing Krasaing health centre, in the province of Kompong Thom, in Cambodia.

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Isabelle Lesser's biography

Isabelle Lesser is an independent Belgian photo-journalist, director and founder of Asia Motion, producer and agent based in Phnom Penh Cambodia since 2003.

An experienced photographer in Cambodia ,Isabelle Lesser is someone who holds the camera with passion and fun.
Specializing in Press and Social photography,Isabelle produced many different photo assignments for a variety of local and International NGO's ,
she is also adept with Fashion and specific commercial photography projects.

Since 2003 she worked in Cambodia, India, Ivory Coast and Belgium as a photographer with more than 50 different clients in various fields including Press,NGO, Editorial/Mag,Promotion,Fashion and Advertising. Example of clients includes : Louvain Development, French Red Cross, AFP, Bates, Handicap International Belgium, UNICEF, UNDP, GERES, Asia Foundation, The Wire magazine, Oxfam America, ASMAE/India, Coll.Part, Coca Cola,
Danida, PSE, Krousar Thmey, Cambodia Daily, PADAC, The Phnom Penh Post, La Libre Belgique and many more.

Her photographs from events in Cambodia, South East Asia have appeared in publications including The Bangkok Post, The Wire Magazine, Cambodge Soir, The New York Times, the Boston Globe and several local American newspapers.Isabelle Lesser worked with the biggest international photo agencies like AFP and AP. Isabelle have extensive experience with transmitting photos and reports from remote location and to collaborate with clients based World Wide.

Finally Isabelle is currently specializing in Art and Photography workshops for children. She is a Photovoice-trained participatory photography project facilitator and was trained by Anthony Asael, the founder of Art in all of us, to give art and photography workshops.

The French Red Cross has appealed Isabelle to stimulate the creativity of several groups of children in Ivory Coast and Cambodia as part of the psychosocial program in 2013.
Further more Unicef Cambodia has appealed Isabelle to give Art and photography workshops in 2014.The workshops were conducted around the theme of child rights (survival, development, protection and participation) to commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child in November 2014. An exhibition was born in November 2014,100 photographs were exposed in Wat Bothum square in Phnom Penh Cambodia to commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the Convention on the Rights. Isabelle curated the exhibition in collaboration with the IFC (Institut Francaise du Cambodge).

The working tool during these activities is fun photography and art in general as workshops and curriculum established by Art in All of Us in more than 2,200 schools in the world.

Isabelle is also responsible to document the workshop with pictures and for the training of facilitators and staff so they can continue these activities after her departure.

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