Luisa Riekes is a Berlin based photographer from Brazil. She was born in Sao Paulo in 1982 and spent the last seven years in Europe. She was 15 years old when she got her first camera, an automatic 35mm Kodak. In 2012 she began to study photography at the Academy of Music and Media in Berlin. After her graduation Luisa started working as a freelancer in different projects. In September 2017 Luisa completed her Masters Degree in Photography at Kingston School of Art in London. She also has a Bachelors Degree in Social Sciences (2007). Sociologist and photographer, she seeks to capture her surrounding through themes such as religion, social stratification, political struggles, music and nature.