Rachel was born in Bilbao (Spain) and graduated with honors in Philosophy from the University of Deusto (Bilbao, Spain) and Lancaster University (Lancaster, England). Later she took a course on Professional Photography in IDEP Photo School (Barcelona).
Rachel´s passion is traveling the world, specially third world countries. Up to now she has traveled 28 countries most of them several times.
She is interested in documentary photography. She loves documenting people daily life in the places she visits, specially street life.
Her work is distributed by Getty Images (Editorial and Creative) and as of today, more than 6000 of her images are represented by this agency. Nowadays Rachel is mainly focused on evolving as documentary photographer, increasing her stock collection with Getty and learning travel/documentary filmmaking.
She plans to be full time on the road by November 2018.
She never joined a photo contest, because she thinks “photography is not a competition” and “my ego is fine, thanks”.
As Getty Images contributor, every month her images are published in press, books, magazines, websites etc. around the world.
Publications and Clients featuring and published her work:
National Geographic, The New York Times, The Times, Chicago Tribune, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, The Guardian, The Huffington Post, Al Jazeera, BBC, Finalcial Times, San Francisco Chronicle, Time Magazine, Die Zeit, El País, La Vanguardia, Oxford University Press, MC Ediciones, Ramdom House Mondadori S.A, Lonely Planet, Welt-Sichten magazine, Nautilus Magazine, Cosmopolitan France, Glamour France, Vogue, Vanity Fair, Marie Claire, Grazia Magazine France, Condé Nast Traveler, Hearst Magazines etc.
Interview for APF Street Photography Magazine: