Esther Varella

Esther Varella self portrait

Esther Varella is a photographer, a graduate of Art Center College of Design, in Los Angeles.

She has lived and worked in Los Angeles, New York, São Paulo, London and Paris. She currently lives in London.

Her clients include a list of international fashion / art publications, as well as fashion brands.

Her work has been published in NYLON Magazine, Dazed and Confused, Vogue, Folha de São Paulo Magazine (part of the largest newspaper in Brazil), NYArts Magazine, S/N Magazine, Mag! Magazine, as well as many websites such as FFW with commissioned work.

Although she works with fashion and art mainly, the world of music and celebrities easily blends in her universe as well.

Apart from commercial fashion photography, she works on personal projects and has exhibited them in São Paulo in such places as the renowned Galeria Leme and Florence Antonio Gallery.

“Her images embody solitude with delicacy in a very feminine manner. A lot of it is due to her lighting, pale and natural…She is not afraid of inviting the viewer to fill her empty spaces with imagination” NYArts Magazine.

On October 1st 2014, Esther has received the award of Best Young Fashion Photographer of the Year at The Prix d’Excellence de la Mode in Paris.

She is currently represented by H represents Worldwide.