Adriana Loureiro Fernandez is a Venezuelan photojournalist who earned her bachelor's degree at Andres Bello Catholic University in Caracas, Venezuela. Her thesis, a photographic essay, earned Honorary Mention for publication and was exhibited in several traveling galleries around the country. She has worked with fashion photography since high school and shortly after graduation started contributing as a freelancer for different national news outlets with feature stories based on image and text. She recently moved to New York City to start a M.S. in Journalism at Columbia University.