Kate Pientka is a portrait and travel photographer currently based in Asia. She was born in the United States and has lived in three different countries and counting. Her first experiences abroad were mostly intimate home stays or family visits, and this way of first experiencing foreign cultures has deeply informed the personal and human connection at the core of her art.
Kate began studying photography at university and pursued it as a hobby for more than a decade while working in marketing strategy for various corporations. She works in both digital and film according to the artistic needs of a project.More of her commercial work can be found on Getty Images and iStock.