• 10 Ethical Festival Fashion Brands to shop without compromising “cool”

    Festival season has started. Ultra and Coachella have already happened in Florida and California, and there are many more festivals with amazing line-ups scheduled for this summer. I myself, love a weekend away to enjoy some of my favorite bands, dj’s, and good vibes, but it’s important to be a conscious festival goer. Festivals, and […]

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    May 3, 2017 By Deena Danielle
  • Alexa Handwork – Behind the Scenes & Photography Tips

    I’m going to start sharing more about the process behind my photoshoots; how I prepared, how I shot, what I used for affects, and the editing behind getting the images. This shoot I did with Alexa Handwork from Two Model Management in L.A. We had a great time photographing her in various outfits at a […]

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    April 27, 2017 By Deena Danielle
  • Ryli Smith

    This was a shoot with model Ryli Smith from MSA Model Management in L.A. shot in Studio City. I feel like I created some of my best work in L.A. and I really look forward to going back. The scenery there is so inspiring. I think it’s important as a photographer to work in different […]

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    April 10, 2017 By Deena Danielle
  • Building a Conscious Brand – Interview with Sara Milanes of HOPE Made in the World

    Photographer: Tawfick Espriella I am incredibly grateful for the opportunity to interview Sara Milanes, the co-founder, and director of HOPE Made in the World, a conscious, ethical, child labor free, clothing brand focusing on the essentials. I interviewed her alongside Duc-Duy Pham, co-founder and creative director of Be1More, a PR, marketing, and ad agency that assists businesses […]

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    March 29, 2017 By Deena Danielle
  • 10 Tips for Travel to Havana, Cuba

    I was in Havana, Cuba for 5 days last week. The older cars, the architecture, and the lack of internet make you feel as if not only have you traveled to a foreign country, but into the past. Needless to say, the trip was incredible. I realized that I hadn’t been out of the country in […]

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    March 22, 2017 By Deena Danielle
  • Blues Baby

    I got these Lavish Alice pants when I was in L.A. from Crossroads Trading thrift store. They have many locations across the U.S.A. Cuidado! It’s not to be confused with Cross Roads, the restaurant in L.A. which is also deliciously wonderful, and where I tasted the best veggie burger of my life. Being vegetarian for 15 […]

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    March 10, 2017 By Deena Danielle
  • Carlota Cano – Equestrian Symphony

    If you follow me on instagram @deenadanielle you may have already seen a couple photos from the shoot “Equestrian Symphony”. It was shot in October (I forgot to share on the blog!) at the Horse Club with model Carlota Cano, Wardrobe Stylist Fabamore, Assistant Wardrobe Stylist Adrii Constantin from More Than A Mannequin, MUA Indira […]

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    March 8, 2017 By Deena Danielle
  • Shira Huss

    It was a pleasure photographing Shira Huss last month for Ford Models in Miami with MUA Michelle Lelia and Maia Cabral Swimwear. I’m working on retouching everything shot in L.A. (and catching up on all the sleep I missed while there, is it possible?) and I’ll share with you soon! How was your weekend?

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    February 28, 2017 By Deena Danielle
  • Los Angeles, I’m in <3

    I think I fall in love with places, L.A. now included… I got to L.A. late Friday night. I had lunch with the uncles on Saturday, finalized shoots for the week, and went to their 30th anniversary Sunday afternoon. 30 years, 30 years! Congratulations to them, it’s really quite incredible! The outfit above is what I […]

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    February 16, 2017 By Deena Danielle
  • Devin Seckfort

    This shoot was done for model Devin Seckfort. He is a new model in the industry and wanted to expand his portfolio book. The shoot took place in December in my studio. We had MUA Michelle Lelia, Wardrobe Stylist Arianie Elcida Hernandez, and my assistant Judith Sashelle. Devin is now represented by Prestige Models an all […]

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    February 7, 2017 By Deena Danielle