Adachi Pimentel, philly<-->ny Member Since November 2007 Artist Statement Born and raised in New York City, Adachi has evolved as a conscious and inspiring photographer. Falling in love with documenting phenomena around her, she has become dedicated to freezing moments and life unseen. She currently resides in Philadelphia, where she crafted her eye as a documentary filmmaker and coupled her new talents with her rooted love for photography. Adachi was first introduced to photography in 1998 where she dicovered a new medium to capture the reality she searched for and knew existed. Her talents span from performance photography to editorial and photo journalism. She is currently working as a photographer for the independent feature length documentary Raw Talent (www.rawtalentphilly.com), has been published on squarerootz online magazine (www.squarerootz.net), and has been hired to document major and indie recording artists, as well as various grassroots newpapers.
Adachi Photography emphasizes on uplifting indigenous culture, urban culture and progressive movements through art and activism.