There is beauty everywhere - in light and in darkness.

Stephanie Dandan, also known as Satori, is a Filipina-American writer and photographer. She was born in Manila, Philippines then moved to San Diego, California at the age of 14. She’s a curious storyteller with an insatiable urge to explore. Writing was her first love, as a child she wrote diaries, journals, poetry and documented her life on paper. She was 19 when she first discovered her newfound passion for photography, and have had a camera as another limb since then. Then she followed her curiosities and began traveling around the world where she fused her passion for writing and photography together to tell stories. She created her travel and self-improvement blog Infinite Satori in 2012 which has inspired a large growing international audience, spanning throughout 192 countries. Since 2012, she has traveled solo throughout Thailand, Philippines, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Malaysia, Costa Rica, Panama, Australia and Nepal.

Her works have been published and featured in The Huffington Post, Penguin Random House, WordPress, The Daily Post, Medium, Matador Network, Tripoto, Instagram, Yahoo! GrindTV, Cosmopolitan Philippines and other publications. She is currently working on her first poetry book and autobiographical novel.

Stephanie is based in San Francisco, California.


  • Available for travel, lifestyle, editorial, and commercial photography work worldwide
  • Commissioned printing and publishing of photography and written work
  • Managing all social media platforms and curating content for various brands and publications


For bookings and enquiries send an e-mail: [email protected] 

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