Carolyn Fong

Photographer

Oakland, CA


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Q&A


Q: What song do you play on repeat?

A: Currently - Florence + The Machine - "Dog Days Are Over."


Q: What's the best way to start the day?

A: Sleeping in!


Q: What are you most looking forward to this year?

A: Looking forward to traveling again with my family and reconnecting with friends.


Q: What is the most impactful project you've worked on and why.

A: The most impactful project I've worked on would have to be telling the story of how my Asian-American women have been impacted and effected by the increased violence towards our communities. WHY: It's allowing me to process and give voice to my own experiences and bring to light the difficult conversations we have to have as Americans to make the future better.


Q: What book impacted you the most?

A: One of them - When Things Fall Apart, by Pema Chödrön.


Q: What do you spend the most time thinking about?

A: My children and my family's well being and how we can make changes to create a world in which they can be safe and valued and live to their full potential.


Q: One thing you can't show up to a shoot without - Besides a camera ;)

A: An off-camera flash or strobe light. ALWAYS.