Marlena is a professional photographer based in Los Angeles CA. She had also briefly assisted New York photographers Fadil Berisha and the Metro Pictures Gallery who represents Cindy Sherman. Some of her clients include Worthy Women, Startup DTLA, The Glow Effect, Global Cold Chain Alliance, Los Angeles Center of Photography (LACP), The Cinema Makeup School, and Micah's Voice. Her work has appeared in BUNCH Magazine, INC Magazine, Huffington Post, the Argonaut, and New Times.
She is most known for event photography work specializing in capturing female focused settings, non-profit functions and art centric events. She is passionate about serving the community and her love of photography, in 2014 she started the Lady Art Collective, to learn more click here.
"Marlena has been an integral part to the success of the #WorthyWomen series. She has always been extremely reliable, on time, and professional. Her photos have helped capture the essence of our events to aid us in selling sponsorship, raising attendance, and create community among the women attending. By exclusively using her as our photographer we have created a style & brand consistency that has helped us grow quickly in a very short amount of time. We couldn't have asked for a better partner in success." - Audrey Bellis Founder of Worthy Women, Startup DTLA
"Marlena's photography of our wedding are fantastic, a wonderful memory of our special day. We especially love the light beach images, they are especially effervescent. She is also a very determined photographer, even the gusts of winds did not stop her from creating beautiful photographs of our beach wedding." - Charmaine & Chase Hobbs (Morro Bay, CA)