AMY TOENSING is a photojournalist and filmmaker committed to telling stories with sensitivity and depth and known for her intimate stories about the lives of ordinary people. Toensing has been a regular contributor to National Geographic magazine for almost two decades. She has photographed cultures around the world including the last cave dwelling tribe of Papua New Guinea, remote Aboriginal Australia, the Maori of New Zealand, and the Kingdom of Tonga. She has also covered issues such as food insecurity in the United States, the devastation caused by Hurricane Katrina and Muslim women living in Western culture. She is currently working on her sixteenth feature story for National Geographic magazine.
My favorite cameras and lenses that help me make the images I am most proud of.
X Series Camera
A professional rangefinder camera for photographers on the move.
XF Zoom Lens
XF18-55mmF2.8-4 R LM OIS Lens
A lightweight and versatile zoom lens with Optical Image Stabilization.
Premium Compact Camera
Bring a classic feel to those everyday moments