BEHIND THE CAMERA

Camila Mendes

Cami n a nutshell:

  • Brazilian roots with Canadian heart
  • Obsessively photographing since age 15
  • York University graduate (Communication Studies & Professional Writing)
  • Into all kinds of mystical stuff such as the tarot and shamanism
  • Certified Kundalini Yoga teacher
  • Nerdy enough to name her photography company after an actual star she learned about in astronomy class
  • Walked for 1000km across Spain in 2017, on the Camino de Santiago, to celebrate her 30th birthday
  • Is currently working on another portfolio for her travel photography & personal projects (camimendes.com)
  • Seems to enjoy writing about herself in 3rd person :P
  • Curious for more?  Check out the long bio.

“You don’t make a photograph just with a camera. You bring to the act of photography all the pictures you have seen, the books you have read, the music you have heard, the people you have loved.”

- Ansel Adams

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