by Maya Collins

Born and raised in Columbia, Maryland, Maya Rose Collins is an eclectic photographer currently based in Brooklyn, New York.

“Heaven” by Maya Collins

“Heaven” by Maya Collins

Having studied in numerous photographic techniques over the course of several years, Maya continued her study of photography at Hofstra University in Long Island, New York.

In May of 2014 she graduated from Hofstra with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography and was awarded the title of Distinguished Photographer of the Year presented by the Hofstra University Department of Fine Arts.

With a strong passion for art and an unbridled sense of creativity, Maya is a former Digital Imaging Coordinator for People Magazine at Time Inc, and is currently employed as an Associate Creative Recruiter for Russell Tobin/Pride Technologies.

Fun facts about Maya: she has a 2 year old black cat named Mabel, she played rugby, basketball, and lacrosse, is obsessed with the Golden Girls, and can be found drinking gin martini’s on a Friday night.

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