b. 1985, Ho Chi Minh City
Nelly Nguyễn is a freelance photographer. In 2000, she finished her BA in Visual Communication and worked as graphic designer in Singapore and Vietnam before turning to photography as a new path in her career. In 2012, she received her diploma in Photography with double Distinction and awarded as outstanding student in the Arts University College at Bournemouth, UK. Her work got into finalist of the AOP Open Awards that run by the Association of Photographers in UK. Nelly’s work concentrates mostly on portrait, food style and still life with simple, personal visuals. Nelly observes and seeks inspiration from nature and her travels, her artworks created mostly by digital camera. Lighting in her photographs is inspired from natural light and ambience of Dutch still life paintings. Her works have been published in L’officiel Vietnam, Elle Decor Vietnam, Elle Vietnam, Travelive magazine amongst others.