Published Photographer in New York with a background in darkroom photography & development. Over the past 18 years Yanina's point of focus has grown to include Fine Art, Abstract, and Commercial projects. Yanina delivers a unique experience to photographic projects for products, Eco-friendly fashion brands, and creatives including Actors, Dancers, Musicians, and Models. Yanina brings a warm, human element to sacred events like weddings, and provides flawless restorations to old family photos.

The essence of her creative direction is found in the connection built with her clients. Providing a sense of ease on set translates to an organic image. She is dedicated to ensuring your end vision is successfully realized. She is adaptable, down for anything, and a Gryffindor, who is endlessly interested in understanding and perfecting new methods and perspectives for her craft. She is a visual designer delivering years worth of education and creation, and continues to consider the process, and execution when working on any new projects.

She enjoys working in different fields of Photography as she finds the skills needed for each speciality makes her a more well rounded and knowledgeable photographer, ready for anything. Her goal with each photo shoot is to make sure she is providing you with an individually crafted experience, unique to you and your needs. She knows and understands that being photographed or expressing ideas for a specific image or photo session can be incredibly intimidating but she prides herself on being easy to work with, open-minded, creative, organized, flexible, and able to make everyone feel comfortable and confident on location or in a studio setting. She is here to help and looks forward to bringing the image of your vision to reality.

Video Created by: Lucio Nieto


- Band Ladama

- Eryc Taylor Dance

- Indigo Apparel

- EZ Bra    

- Bombas 

- Spa Suite 4

- Famous Talent 

- JMT Equine Holistic Solutions

- Musician Ryan Townsend 

- Musician Antony Cherrie

- Goldpoint - Band

- Kraven Magazine

- Singer & Songwriter Maureen Griffin 

- Actress & Model Martha Millan

- Model/Director/Actor Lucio Nieto 

- Model Hector Castle

- Model Tabia Wood

- Model & Actress Maegan Heaney 

- Sculptor Michael Esbin  

- Tattooist & Painter Ryan Gatt 

- Tattooist & Painter Shannon Toohey

- Writer Michelle Ardanza

- Band Temporary Fix 

- Musician Caroline Jamison 

- Musician Shauni Rosaria Ruetz 

- Retroglam Band

- Earth Therapeutic 

- Bed, Bath & Beyond

- The Redstar Line 

- SoulMetal Jewelry 

- Somos Jewelry

- Keller Williams - Tribeca

- Skyward Real Estate

- Mignolo Dance

- Top Hat - Company

- Rockland Choral Society

- Liberty Science Center

- Studio Phantasmagoria

- Amulet Arts

- Volition Gallery 

- Dancer Gabby Pinheiro 

- The Nova Sanctuary 

- Empire Coven 

- Musician Mizz. June

- Actor Antwayn Hopper

- Model Stefaniya Makarova

- Brenner Photo Production - Photographer & Assistant

- Dancer & Choreographer Elvig Michael

- Stephanie Ellis - Choreographer/Dancer

- Musician Troy Ramey (B.T.S on music video)


- Rough Cut Press - Oct & Sept2020

- Alt. Latino - August 2020

- Hook Magazine - August 2020

- Vogue Brasil - July 2020

- Popmatters - June 2020

- The Topeka Capital Journal - May 2020

- Empire Coven - Sept 2019 

- AMA Magazine - April 2019

- 1814 Magazine - Issue #11 

- Phoenix Magazine - April 2017

- Fader Magazine - Mar/Apr 2017

- Kraven Magazine - April 2016


- Noahs Park Reserve

- Bell-Ans Volition Gallery Art Show for Lauren Rudolph

- Women Who Thrive event 

- Rockland County Choral Society Concert 

- Reality Takeover Arthritis Fundraiser 

- New York Times - Cartel Land: A Special Discussion 

- New York Times Latino Network event 

- Distract tv events

- Zoe Rain Exhibition at Fordham University

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