Koreen Odiney was born in Israel but grew up in Los Angeles. The 22-year-old photojournalist is passionate about creating meaningful connections with strangers. She’s created an app & game called We’re Not Really Strangers which we’re obsessing over at HQ! But before we get into the details of her venture, meet the girl behind the camera.
Your style is…
Deleting the Instagram app from my phone and reading a book.
Can’t live without?
Probably working a lemonade stand.
Fantasy dinner guests?
Oprah Winfrey, Lisa Ling, Maya Angelou, and Steve Jobs.
I stick to butt workouts. Bridges are my favorite.
Favourite place you’ve ever visited?
Photographing and interviewing strangers.
Best thing about B-ing YOU?
Discovering who I am, and owning it.
Best quote to live by?
“Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others. And the delight in the recognition.” – Alexander Smith
Shine a light on your favourite:
Apps: The We’re Not Really Strangers App… coming soon!
Podcasts: Long Story Short
TV Series: Master Class on the OWN network. Beautifully tells the life stories of the greats: Jay Z, Maya Angelou, Jane Fonda, to name a few.
Documentary: Accidental Courtesy.
Books: Live Your Truth by Kamal Ravikant … the title is a bit cheesy but it’s a gem.
Shop Cotton On Body Sleepwear.
Follow Koreen on Instagram: @koreenodiney