Paloma Schell is married, mother of two and considers the family to be her greatest source of inspiration. She pursued a major in photography and specialized in newborns.
Author of the book “Guia prático para Fotografar Newborn” released in 2015 by iPhoto Publishing House, that was translated to English, French , Italian and Spanish.
Having photographed over 600 babies, some of them celebrities’ children, Paloma is among the main newborn professionals in Brazil, and now travels the world teaching her courses and spreading her work. She has been teaching in 14 countrys for more than 2500 students.
She has lectured in major photography conferences in Brazil, France and Italy in 2018.
She revolutionized the world of photography with the Stands Newborn by Paloma Schell, a product that made the newborn photography safer and more productive. The product is being patented in Brazil and holds an international patent reserve. The Stands are exported to over 50 countries.
How long have you been in Business as a Professional Photographer
How long were you an Amateur?
Any awards or accolades?
Best MasterClass – Mexico Photo Congress 2018
Tell us your favorite quote
“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.” – Steve Jobs
Share a major life lesson
Be focus in your own work, be the best each day and don’t care about everyone thinks about you.
What does balance mean to you
Balance is the life base. For a good and consistent job, for a good existence between family and work.
Why do you teach?
It’s a pleasure to teach people, before to be a Newborn Photographer and teach photographer I was a kid’s teacher. And for me it’s almost the same, give to my students a different and new look about life.
Long term plans?
Be recognized by my work and be happy with my choices, live my life truefully.
What is your specialty
What areas do you serve (geographically location)
Brazil and world
What is the secret to success?
Where do you want to be in 5 years?
In a vacation! hahaha 🙂