Life and work
Forster's work has appeared in the Financial Times, The Washington Post, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Sun-Herald, The Hindu, The Times of India, and Deccan Herald. He has written and photographed for National Geographic, National Geographic Kids, Australian Photography and The Wisden Cricketer.
He contributed to the books Driving Holidays Across India (Outlook Traveller, 2009), the 2010 winner of India's National Tourism Award for best travel publication in English; and Secret Journeys of a Lifetime: 500 of the World s Best Hidden Travel Gems (National Geographic, 2011); and wrote about snake boat racing in Kerala (Stark World, 2006).
In May 2009 one of Forster's images, photographed during a demonstration in Delhi, India, was selected for inclusion in the UK National Union of Journalists' Photography Matters exhibition in London of fifty news photographs taken by NUJ members during 2007 and 2008.
Forster played national league basketball in England and Wales for U.C. Swansea (1990–93) and Leicester Falcons (1993–94). He was selected to play for the University of Wales in the British Universities Sports Federation championships in 1992.
- Forster, Stuart (2 November 2008). "Bollywood goes German". The Hindu. Retrieved 29 July 2015.
- Forster, Stuart (25 November 2012). "Walling up history". Deccan Herald. Retrieved 29 July 2015.
- Forster, Stuart (20 March 2013). "Rwanda: On the trail of chimpanzees". National Geographic (magazine). Retrieved 29 July 2015.