Born in Sao Paulo, Renata completed her Bachelor of Graphic Design in 2004. After 7 years working as an art director she began to study photography, where her real passion lies. In 2009, she was approached by various high end publications, including Vogue and Harpers Bazaar, to produce portraits for magazines. Since then, Renata has expanded her portfolio significantly, portraying fashion, people and travel stories for both national and international titles. Having traveled to nearly 30 countries over the past three years, she is now based in Amsterdam, where she spends most of her time.