Anya Ku, photographer

Anya, 21, has lived in Oakland almost all of her life; she is a proud product of the Oakland public school system and the Peralta Community College system. She has a B.A. in Political Science from UC Berkeley and is currently pursuing her J.D. at Berkeley Law.

Anya has been practicing photography professionally for over five years, and has her own photography business, Kutography. Through Kutography, Anya has done volunteer photography work for many local organizations.

Elazar Sontag, writer

Elazar, 19, is a student and food writer. He has trained in several renowned Oakland restaurants, but spends most of his time outside of class writing about food and the amazing people who produce, cook, and serve it. 

Elazar's food writing can be found in VICE, Serious Eats, and Edible Magazine, among other publications. Check out his personal website for more