Monday 19th February 2018,
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An Interview with Portrait Photographer, Brenda Waworga

Brenda Waworga is a young inspiring Portrait Photographer from Indonesia. She has been working in the industry for 4 years now, and it shows in her portfolio. Her work seems to capture the endless beauty and mystery of women. Check out our awesome interview with her below!

Tell us a little bit about you? Where do you consider home?

My name is Brenda Waworga, I’m from Manado, Indonesia. It’s a small town far from the capital city, and this is such a lovely city with so many lovely people. :) All of my family lives here, so it’s truly my home. I specialize in portrait, fashion and beauty photography. I started to learn photography by the end of 2009, and its been a wonderful 4 years.

Could you tell us something that few people know about you?

There isn’t much, but only a few close people know that I love Mickey Mouse and I love taking naps.

What do you think of the current state of the art industry/where do you see it in 5 years?

Oh, I think Photography is a huge deal, I see so many people becoming interested with Photography these days and social medias also supporting this for people to get into photography, working in photography industry is very promising and it will be even bigger on the next 5 years.


What are you trying to communicate with your photography?

Beauty of women is undeniable.

What is your favorite gear?

My fav is what currently mine, my Canon 5D MarkII

What is your favorite tool to use in Photoshop?

Photoshop Actions


Is there something that you wish you hadn’t bought? Why?

Lens hoods, I found out they aren’t very useful for me.

Have you attended school/taken any courses for photography?

No I haven’t, I’m a self taught.

List 3 things you wish you had done sooner in your career.

1. Learn earlier about photography
2. Travel more
3. Pick up my camera more and bring it everywhere I can.


List 3 photographers you admire – past and/or present.

Ann He
Julia Trotti
Emily Soto

What in our world, inspires you the most?

Life itself…(if that makes sense)

Which 5 words would your friends use to describe you?

Okay this is hard, LOL…but I guess: Fun, Fashionable, Fardworker, Cute and Moody.


What is your greatest fear?

Loosing people I love, I’m actually in the middle of dealing with my fear currently…I lost my dad almost a year ago and I still fight the pain…so yeah its hard but I guess I have to deal with it.

Do you have a favorite movie? Favorite television show?

fav movie: Titanic
fav TV show: Americas Next Top Model

And the last question, What would you do if you could be invisible with your camera?…

I’ll go sneak to celebrities houses, LOL!!!






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Photographer/Graphic Designer/Geek Born and raised in Calgary, AB, Canada. I work alongside my other half running Brave Planet, a creative photography and design company.

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