About Tanya Olander

Tanya Olander is a Swedish-American photographer based in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. She's the creator & photographer behind the popular "Somewhere in Saigon" Facebook and Instragram accounts. With a curious and empathetic eye, she focuses on creating visual stories. See more of her photography work at tanyaolander.com or learn about her project, Somewhere in Saigon.

Female butchers of Saigon

[Female butchers of Saigon – a photo essay by Tanya Olander from Somewhere in Saigon.] This time last year I would’ve been hard pressed to tell you what it is exactly that fascinates me about the female butchers in Saigon (and throughout Vietnam in general). Up until then, I’d actually never even realized that I […]