Amanda Mustard (b.1990) is a self-taught photojournalist based in Bangkok, Thailand. Raised on a Christmas tree farm in Pennsylvania, she left a promising future as a marimbist to move to the Middle East to become a visual journalist.
Named one of PDN's 30 Under 30 for 2015, Mustard is a member of the Makeshift Magazine Editorial Board, an independent quarterly magazine about grassroots creativity and invention around the world. She is also a founding member of the Koan Collective, a collaboration of five young photojournalists united to further their goals amidst the changing industry landscape.
She has received combat medical training through RISC (Reporters Instructed in Saving Colleagues).
She is a contributor for Redux Pictures and can be found on the Wonderful Machine roster.
Her clients and publications include Newsweek, National Geographic, Airbnb, Mashable, Chrysler, GEO, Monocle, TIME, Telegraph, VICE, and Christian Science Monitor, amongst others.
2015 - PDN 30 Selection + Wallis Annenberg Prize, 2014 - 30 Under 30 Women Photographers, 2012 - IPA Deeper Perspective Award, 2012 - [FRAMED] Awards, 2011 - PDN: The Shot, 2016 - Joop Swart Masterclass
- Breaking news
- Military embed
- RISC training
- Video capture
- Video editing