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Who Am I ?

ANDREW EMMA

An Introduction to ANDREW EMMA

March 2011

1: Who am I?

Andrew Emma, a New Yorker.

2: What do you do and what project are you currently working on?

I am a photo retoucher and an intern at Box Studios.

3: Where are you from and where are you going?

I am originally from Poughkeepsie, NY, but moved down to New York City three and a half years ago. I am on my way to becoming a full-time fashion and beauty photo retoucher.

4: Who is your biggest hero?

My grandmother. She recently turned 90 and is the strongest person I know.

5: What book is your bible?

Most recently, Way of the Peaceful Warrior by Dan Millman.

6: What are some things you love? And some things you hate?

Love: Soy chai lattes, vegan food, fashion photography, great nights with friends, champagne, going out to eat.

Hate: Prejudices, ignorance, when it gets too cold/hot, lack of compassion, people who aren’t trying to better themselves or the world around them.

7: What is your raison d’être?

To create.

8: What is your favorite color?

Blue.

9: Who is your favorite comic book superhero?

I was never into comics, but I love Spiderman.

10: What is your favorite NYC hot spot?

For food: KoFoo, Loving Hut, and Room Service. Recently, I went to this jazz club called Smoke, it was amazing!

11: What turns you on?

A creative intellectual.

12: What would the last question of this questionnaire be if you were the one asking?

Q: If you could choose anyone (famous or not), who do you hope reads this interview?

A: Jared Leto.

Andrew Emma is an NYC-based photo retoucher. Andrew currently interns at Box Studios and collaborates with photographer Christopher Hall.

LINKS:

Andrew Emma’s Tumblr

Christopher Hall Photography

Questions by PMc Magazine

Photography by Christopher Hall

Design by Jillian Mercado

Captions:

Andrew Emma at Christopher Hall’s apartment, February 8th, 2011, New York City, Photography by Christopher Hall

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