Exclusive Interview with Alena Alekseeva
Photografer Alena Alekseeva @pheiyaa Stylist Kate @style.ist_kate Model Kira @diggy_dragon Mua and hair @lina_m_u_a_
Alekseeva, could you please briefly introduce yourself, and tell us about your first encounter with photography? Who has influenced you to start taking photographs?
I did photography all my life since I can take a camera with my own hands. The first photo made by me when I was 3 years old.
How did you mode specifically towards fashion and beauty photography? What does fashion mean to you?
I checked a lot of genres before choosing fashion, it's how I see this world.
What inspires you and what gives you ideas to create your beautiful images? Can your ideas change depending on the model you are working with?
My ideas depending on my models of course. And ıt also goes from locations I see around me.
What is the best part of being a photographer?
The best part is making Art and meet people like you.
How do you prepare for your new shootings?
I'm choosing a model and building ideas around her with my team.
What would you say is your style of photography?
My style coming from my brain and laying down on my photos or any else art I do.
What is typically in your camera bag?
Typically I don't even have a camera bag haha))) My Sony and my reflector is my best friends
Are there any other photographers you lookup? Who?
P. Liendberg, Anna Shakina, Aleksey Trifonov, Irina Vorotintseva, Alena Nikiforova, I can say names very long...
What role does social media play in your photography business?
A very big role, it shows me the way I can follow, it shows me what can be and what just cant
What has been the highlight of your career so far and what are your hopes/dreams for the future?
The highlight of my career as a photographer doesn't come yet, I'm only at the start of it as a professional and I know I can become very big and strong in this profession with all my experiences as a model, photo studio businesswoman, makeup artist, and designer.
Where can we see more of your works and get connected with you?
You can visit my site pheiyaa.com or my Instagram where İ posting first all my new photos and my own life.