It was Adriana’s black and white work which I came across first. From there I worked my way through to colour. Have a read then have a look at her creatively striking and effective work.
Tell us a little about yourself?
I’m 29 years old, and living in LA.
What made you get into photography?
I’ve been taking photographs most of my life, but didn’t consider it as a career until after 2 years out of college. I was working for a magazine in NYC, and taking photo classes for fun at night. I got pretty hooked during a lighting class, and decided then to concentrate full time on photography.
How did you get started?
I moved to LA, and reshot 2 new books. Once my books were finished I began marketing myself to clients.
What sort of photography do you mainly do?
I shoot beauty and fashion, with a focus on beauty.
What gear are you using?
I mainly work with my Nikon D3.
Whats your favourite lens and why?
I use the 24-70 a lot. It’s the perfect lens for me and they way I shoot.
How are you marketing yourself?
I market myself online through my website, and email. I also send out promo cards as necessary.
Whats your favourite photo you have taken?
Advice for new photographers looking to go pro?
Shoot as often as you can to keep your creativity and technique warm. Go with your gut and your vision, try not to let outside influence interfere with your style. Trust yourself as a shooter.
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