Amanda Lopez is a Los Angeles based portrait and lifestyle photographer. Her father lent her his camera at the age of 17, and photography soon became her savior. Whether she's photographing members of her family, models or musicians, Lopez's camera eye looks for a balance of beauty, strength and urban tenacity. Her work has been published in the Washington Post, LA Weekly, Vice, XXL, Rollingstone, The San Francisco Chronicle, Hamburger Eyes and the books "Street World," by Roger Gastman, Upper Playground's "Backyard Shake Down" and "Girls Got Kicks," the first photo documentary about women sneaker collector. Lopez' work was recently also included in 2017 AI-AP Latin American Fotografía 6 catalog and in the MoMA's latest exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"