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Lena Nian is a creative artist and photographer. She is  also the co-founder and co-producer of Fashion Weekend Gambia, which is the biggest annual fashion event in the country.

 

She  lives and works in Gambia but she  grew up in Sweden, where she  studied fine arts and photography before moving to London where she  did her  Bachelor of Arts in Design for advertising and where she  also refined her  photographic skills.

Her focus is on portraits, be it through fashion photography, shoots for artists, different projects. She always strives to capture the essence of the person she shoots. She  wants us  to feel something when we  look at image, to get a flavor of who that person is.