Instagram Takeover – Stephanie Mei-Ling

Stephanie Mei-Ling is a Black-American/Taiwanese documentary photographer based between Brooklyn and Los Angeles. Through her work she explores such layered issues as the complexity of intersectional identity; elevating the narrative of invisible communities; and society’s fetishization of marginalized subcultures.

Mei-Ling has exhibited internationally, and clients include National Geographic, TIME, The New York Times, The Atlantic, NPR, High Country News, Washington Post, Vice, WWD, Vogue and Nike.

Stephanie Mei-Ling is taking over @paperjournalmag from today until the 1st of March. You can follow her @stephaniemeiling and see more of her work at