Adriana Teresa Letorney

Founder / Visura.co
| Cofounder / Scout Film Festival
 
Location: Stowe, Vermont
Nationality: Puerto Rican
Biography: Journalist and media entrepreneur—Adriana Teresa Letorney is the Founder, CEO & Creative Director of FotoVIsura Inc, the creative and tech company primarily responsible for powering Visura.co , a curated marketplace that connects image... read on
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Photographer Kiana Hayeri Joins GUILD
adriana teresa letorney
Dec 10, 2019

Fotovisura is delighted to announce that photographer Kiana Hayeri has joined GUILD. 
Please check out her new website via @fotovisura: www.kianahayeri.com

Born in Iran in 1988, Kiana moved to Canada. While she was still a teenager, photography soon became her preferred way to bridge the communication gap faced in a new country with a new language and culture. Half way through her last year of university, Kiana put her life in a backpack and in search of her 'home,' started a nomad life. With a keen interest in documentary projects, she aims to use her camera to tell stories, with a social message. She is presently pursuing projects that illuminate her cultural background. Focusing on young women, Kiana continues to document challenges Iranian people face, both in Iran and abroad.

Her work has been published by Newsweek, Le Monde, Time Magazine, CBC, Globe and Mail, among others. She's a regular contributor to Everyday Project from Middle East, loosely based out of Kabul Kabul.

Follow her on Instagram (@kianahayeri) where she shares bits and pieces of daily life as she roams, explores and tells stories.


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