Allison Michael Orenstein is a New York City based portrait photographer. She has been known to also shoot architecture, interiors and music.
Her work has appeared in numerous publications including Vanity Fair, Esquire, BlackBook, New York Magazine, Vogue, Elle, Interview, Art Forum, The Guardian/The Observer (The Fashion), Spin, Real Simple, People, The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg Markets and Reader's Digest.
Accolades include 2015 Communication Arts Photography Annual 56, 2015 American Photography 31, 2014 PDN Photo of the Day, 2014 PDN Faces, 2014 Purple and Gold Exhibition NYC and LA (collaboration with artist Dynasty Handbag), 2012 American Photography 28, 2010 Artist's Spotlight in The Advocate, 2009 Feature Shoot.
As DJ Damn Right in college, she now uses those skills on photo shoots. Turns out Billy Crudup loves Led Zeppelin, Toni Collette loves Olivia Newton John and Dreams by Fleetwood Mac never fails.
A/O resides in Williamsburg with her wife Simone.
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Photo by James Salzano