Karina Taira

A renowned name in beauty photography and filmmaking, Japanese American Karina has worked all over the globe for everyone from Dior to Diesel, and Guerlain to Givenchy. Karina’s passion for photography started at a very young age, she quickly built a reputation shooting high profile work for publications such as Vogue, Life, XS and I-D. Two years after her debut her commercial she had two pieces of work shortlisted at Cannes. Her work has an enigmatic sensuality that evokes powerful senses. Whether it’s for perfume, cosmetics, luxury goods, cars or even fine chocolate, the purity and almost tactile quality of her aesthetic is evident in everything she shoots.