Macushla Wells

"I am self-taught, I learnt through hard work, assisting photographers and working in photographic studios."

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What's your first name?
Macushla

What's your last name?
Wells

Nice to meet you, Macushla! May we have your email address, please?
info@macushlaburke.net

What's your Instagram username, Macushla? We'd love to check it out!
@macushlawells

What is your location, Macushla?
Country
United States

State / Region
California

Alright, now for the interview! Firstly Macushla, how would you best describe yourself?
Photographer

Our readers would love to get to know you more Macushla. Tell us about yourself, why you are passionate about what you do, and your journey so far.
I am a model turned fashion photographer and videographer, I have been in the industry for over 25 years where my career began as an international model at the age of 15. I love the creative process and all that goes into creating a gorgeous, thought provoking or classic campaign image- including the skill used to photograph and edit, the designers and labels, makeups artists, stylists and the models.It's the talent of the team and the creativity we bring to a shoot that makes magical images.

Would you like to complete our full Editorial interview or skip straight to uploading your photos?
Keep interviewing me!

What are your goals and how do you see yourself progressing in the field Macushla?
To travel this beautiful planet photographing and working with amazing, creative and talented people.

How do you communicate with people Macushla? Are you patient? Are you friendly? How open are you to clients’ requirements?
I try to go above and beyond for my clients and deliver the best possible outcome for everyone.

If you had to do it over again, what would you change Macushla?
Nothing

Who is your hero Macushla, and how have they helped you get to where you are?
Too many to mention, however, my husband is a firm supporter of my work and passion. 

How important are creative education courses Macushla? Have you taken any, and did you find them useful?
I am self-taught, I learnt through hard work, assisting photographers and working in photographic studios. Technology is changing and up grading every day, better to move with it than be left behind, so I am forever learning something new. 

Do you have any tips for someone who is just starting out in the industry?
Be positive.Be open to learning. Keep creating every day.Find your own "feel" and just go for it.

Please add any photo credits for the photos you uploaded so that everybody can get recognised.
Photography by Macushla Wells