Mariya Pepelanova was born and raised in Bulgaria, but has been living the majority of her life in Copenhagen. Now, she's based between Copenhagen and Paris.
Mariya’s approach to photography is guided by an urge to capture the atmosphere and create attitude and character through her lens. By mixing up different methods her imagery contains photomontage inputs that provide fresh understandings of composition, framing and of the tactile dimensions in digital photography.
Mariya’s clients include brands such as Marine Serre, Jade Cropper, Karlaidlaw, Hodakova, Laura Hagested, Balmain, (di)vision, Di Petsa and Colville. Furthermore she has worked with publications including Numéro Paris, Stylist Magazine, HEROINE Magazine, Styleby Magazine, Vogue UA and Office Magazine.