Isadora Kosofsky

Documentary Photographer @isadorakosofsky

Isadora Kosofsky is a documentary photographer based in Los Angeles. She takes an immersive approach to visual storytelling, spending months and years imbedded in the lives of the people she shadows. She has contributed to the NY Times, TIME, the New York Times Magazine, National Geographic, The New Yorker, The Washington Post, Stern, Le Monde, GEO Germany, The London Sunday Times, The Guardian, and many others. She has received numerous awards and distinctions, including a 2012 Inge Morath Award from the Magnum Foundation. Isadora is a TED Fellow, part of a network of 450 global change makers, and gave a talk at TED 2018 in Vancouver. In 2019, The Royal Photo Society named her one of a hundred “heroines” in photography worldwide. Her monograph, Senior Love Triangle (Kehrer Verlag, 2020), is available online and in bookstores. In addition, Isadora is an educator who has lectured on long-form storytelling at many universities and colleges, including CUNY Graduate School of Journalism and Ohio University School of Visual Communication.