Sara Swaty is a Los Angeles based people and portrait photographer with a BFA in Photography from Rochester Institute of Technology. Her work explores identity, gender, and race. At the Eddie Adams Workshop in 2015, Sara was awarded the...
Focus:Photographer, Fine Art, Documentary, Creative, Photography
Skills:Image Archiving, Digital Printing, Color Correction, Adobe Photoshop, Color Printing, Art Direction
Harrison published on Reuters Wider Image
Oct 9, 2018
I had graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology a few months before our first shoot. I spent the last year of school photographing gender identity and the transgender community in Rochester, New York. It was a constant source of inspiration. I briefly moved home after graduating and was looking to continue this work. Facebook (on a painfully slow dial-up connection), led me to the answer: Harrison had posted a status update about a "T-party", which I assumed meant testosterone. That was in 2011, and we've been collaborating together ever since: