Australian documentary storyteller Raphaela Rosella (1988) is currently issue editor of The Australian Photojournalist. A non-profit publication dedicated to giving voice, casting a critical eye on global journalism while utilizing visual storytelling and documentary practice as a catalyst for social activism. Working closely with organisations, Beyond Empathy and Slippry Sirkus across communities facing recurring hardship, Raphaela uses visual storytelling in a hope to influence change. Known for her work documenting the lived experience of several young mothers, Raphaela plans to continue investigating relationships between class, stigma and gender among women experiencing ‘disadvantage’. In 2012 she joined Oculi and is represented throughout Europe by Agence Vu.