Lara discovered her interest in getting behind the camera at an early age. She started her own photography business at the age of 17 and soon found herself shooting for portrait clients, book publishers and music labels throughout the UK. Lara is inspired by elements of influential style, film noir, the Old Masters, romanticism and untouched beauty. She is based in New York, dividing her time between the US and Europe. In this issue, Lara shoots our Big Apple Dreamin’ spread (p.26).