Cynthia Villamil grew up in Queens, New York. Her background in fine art has had a major influence on her post-production methods for photography—physically modifying her pictures and experimenting with different techniques to produce unique and captivating visuals.
Villamil found comfort in imagemaking and used it as a way to cope during the global pandemic after earning a degree in fine art from FIT. Villamil's passion for photographing individuals shines through in her art, which is both intimate and powerful. She has a unique knack for bringing out what's unique in her subjects, and her images communicate a sense of passion and intimacy, either in or out of a studio space.
Villamil has worked with a wide range of clients, including editorials, small businesses, modeling agencies, and artists, among others. She is a versatile photographer who is capable of adapting to different techniques and subject matter while staying true to her style.
In addition to her technical proficiency, Villamil's passion for telling visual stories inspires her work. Every photograph she captures reflects her passion for people, travel, and her deep knowledge of the craft of photography.