Photography: Amanda Hakan

Amanda Hakan is a photographer and incredible talent from the West Coast now based in Brooklyn, NY. We had the opportunity to work together on our latest Spring editorial, Morning Light.

Who are you?

A creative person trying to find and maintain balance.

Describe your style of photography in 5 words or less?

Take it as it comes

What inspires you?

Conversation and connection, cooking beautiful meals for close friends, Saturdays at the museum/galleries, fresh air.

Dream shoot subject?

It’s always changing but at the moment, my grandma Iris Leaf. A fierce, cunning and incredible woman. 

What are you looking forward to this Spring?

The smell of blooming magnolia trees, vitamin D, negative ions & lots of fun with friends outside.

All photos by Amanda Hakan