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Who Am I ?


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?


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.


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Christopher Hall Photography

Questions by PMc Magazine

Photography by Christopher Hall

Design by Jillian Mercado


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

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