São Paulo, State of São Paulo, Brazil
Recife, Brazil, 1986
currently based in São Paulo, Brazil
Photographer since 2006, always trying to include people and their particular situations in her photos. The goal is that her photography can be honest and be a trigger for personal and social awakenings. For eight years she worked with wedding photography, having won more than 50 awards and reaching the higher rankings among the best photographers of the world in the toughest contests of the industry, such as Fearless Photographers and ISPWP. Spoke at the main conferences for social photography, like Fearless Conference (Croatia), Wedding Brasil and Congresso Fotografar, among others. In 2018, Maíra won the second season of the photography competition Arte Na Fotografia, on channel Arte 1 (Brazil), which challenges photographers to create original photo essays.
Nominated for the Joop Swart Masterclass 2019 (World Press Photo).
Collaborated with The New York Times and Istoé Magazine.
2019 - Nominee, 2018 - Winner
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