When Rachel discovered she could live on a sailboat in Marina Del Rey in 2014, she jumped at the opportunity. What had started as a temporary home quickly turned into a three year lifestyle and ignited her exploration of other alternative housing in California. Rachel Bujalski is a photographer based out of Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay Area. Her work largely examines the lifestyles and personalities of people living on the fringes of society that make up American culture today. Her work has been published in National Geographic PROOF, Vice, WIRED, and Cosmopolitan. In 2015, her Connected Off-the-Grid project joined The Story Institute, an international visual storytelling distribution platform.