AWPA Competition Winner Interview : Vinny Labella
26 International Fearless Photographers Awards
21 International Inspiration Photographers Awards
38 International ISPWP Awards
31 International Wedding Photography Select Awards
137 International Editor´s Choice Mywed Awards
23 National Wedfotospain Awards
Gold Lens 2016 Inspiration Photographers
5 Awards WPPI “Las Vegas” 16×20 Print Competition 2016
5 Awards WPPI “Las Vegas” 16×20 Print Competition 2015
Best of the Best 2015 “Junebug Weddings”
Best of the Best 2014 “Junebug Weddings”
Best 30 Wedding Stories of 2015 Fearless photographers
Best 30 Wedding Storyteller of 2015 Mywed
Best Wedding Photography 2014 ISPWP
Best Wedding Photography 2015 ISPWP
Top 1 Photographer of the Quarter ISPWP 2016
Top 10 Photographer of the Quarter ISPWP 2016
Top 10 Photographer of the Quarter ISPWP 2015
Top 10 Photographer of the Quarter ISPWP 2014
Top 11 Fearless Photographers 2015
Top 11 Fearless Photographers 2014
Top 50 Fearless Photographers 2013
Top 10 Wedding Photography Select 2015
Top 20 Wedding Photography Select 2014
1º Place International Convention Foro de Fotógrafos (FDF) 2013
2º Place Baltic Wedding 16×20 Print Competition 2014
Gold Award “Pre and Post Wedding” SWPP 2013
THE 150 BEST INTERNATIONAL WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS FOR 2016 ( SLR Lounge ) USA THE 100 BEST WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS IN THE WORLD, 2015 & 2016 ( Nicholas Purcell ) AUSTRALIA
National Spanish Contest “Premios QUIJOTE” (SPAIN) 2016
Masterclass Photographers (México) 2016
Associazione Nazionale Fotografi Matrimonialisti ANFM (ITALY) 2015 & 16
Masters of German Wedding Photography (GERMANY) 2016
Masters of Italian Wedding Photography (ITALY) 2016
Fotógrafos de boda España FDB (SPAIN) 2016
MYWED International Contest 2015 (RUSIA) 2015 Foro de Fotógrafos FDF (SPAIN) 2015
Egadi Wedding & Glamour (ITALY) 2015
Before becoming a photographer, Vinny Labella enjoyed a successful career as a professional dancer. Today, she embraces that same graceful artistry and attention to detail in her photography. She enjoys pushing the boundaries, taking an open-minded approach to her design of fresh and exciting images for each couple. Above all, she loves challenging herself to creatively document the details and moments that make each wedding day unique. Vinny Labella & Nacho Mora have been shooting weddings for seven years as a husband and wife team under their widely recognized studio Look Fotografía in Zaragoza, Spain. Their award-winning approach to capture the essence of a wedding in an creative and artistic way has been recognized internationally. As true artists, they are drawn to compelling angles, gorgeous lighting, and authentic moments for their clients. Look Fotografia has been rewarded with numerous accolades worlwide by esteemed photography associations like WPPI, Best of Wedding Photography, Junebug Weddings, ISPWP, Inspiration Photographers, Fearless Photographers, Wedding Photography Select, Mywed, and more. In 2014 & 2015, as “Best of the Best Junebug Weddings.”and they were named one of the Top 11 Fearless Photographers in the World, In 2016 Gold Lens in Inspiration Photographers.
A: What are your reasons for becoming a videographer?
V: I love to capture moments and memories for my clients. These memories are for all life! I have a big responsibility.
A: How do you maintain your passion in photographer?
V: For me the best present from my client is the smile in his face! They are very happy and surprised with the photos!
A: Which photographer(s) inspires you most?
V: Elliott Erwitt (Magnum Agency)
A: What are your views regarding photographer competitions, and what have your gained from that?
V: Competitions are important to be better, it force you to create and do an extra effort to be better. I want to be better myself, that is the way to grow.
A: Please share about your thought process when shooting your AWPA award-winning photo?
V: I follow my instinct! Capture moments and creative pictures with my partner Nacho Mora.
A: What are your tips regarding posing when shooting bride & groom together photos?
V: I try to capture natural poses and also we use natural light and flash. Depends wich is better in each moment.
A: How do you get your inspiration?
V: Movies and Magnum Agency
A: During post-processing, how do you decide on which feel and colour tone to use?
V: We use a natural color with a little contrast. I love Sci-Fi cinema movies color!
A: Any new shooting style you would like to try? Any new methods or new shooting location that you would like to explore?
V: Yes! We want to shoot more in Asia! Like Hong Kong, Shanghai or Tokyo.
A: What do you feel you need to improve or learn more?
V: I´m alive!
A: Apart from wedding photography, any other photography area(s) that you are also interested in exploring?
V: Yes! I want to explore Street Photography but not time…hahaha! Too many travels!
A: What are your plans for the future?
V: Travel to new countries for Destination Weddings with mi partner/husband Nacho Mora and try to be Ambassador for Leica Cameras
A: What is your source of creativity?
V: Cinema and Magnum Agency
A: Any best tips for other fellow or new photographers?
V: Work hard every day and dream with your goals!
A: Let us know your most unforgettable shoot?
V: Just in the right moment! I love this picture!
A: What do you think your clients value most about you or your work?
V: Our style of photography photojournalism/creative pictures! We work very hard in each wedding..We give them 110% !
A: Thank you Vinny Labella