Signý Björg Guðlaugsdóttir

 

Award-winning Professional Photographer whose work has been featured internationally in books, magazines and movies. 

Signý is originally from Iceland but based in Wellington, New Zealand. While working as a casting and location scout in Europe, she developed a passion for fashion and a keen eye for detail. After studying Photography, she continued her studies graduating with honours in Digital Media Design. Before going out on her own, she worked as a 3D Modeller at Weta Digital in Wellington, Assistant Producer at Truenorth Productions and a Graphic Designer and a Motion Grapher Jonsson & Lemack's in Iceland. Having worked on both sides of the camera, Signý loves working with new models and understands what goes into capturing a moment and creating a striking, memorable image. She founded YND Workshop in 2014, a creative professional space for artists and designers in downtown Wellington, which also included a commercial photography studio she ran. Today Signý has a studio in Miramar and her main focus is Portraiture, Fashion and Commercial Photography.

 

 

Accredited Photographer for New Zealand Institute of Professional Photography (NZIPP)

Accredited Photographer for New Zealand Fashion Week (NZFW)

 

SIGNÝ Q&A - Silver Minutes

All images are subject to copyright.

Images may not be used in any way shape or form with out a permission from Signý Björg Guðlaugsdóttir

Recent Awards:

GOLD AWARD - EPSON / NZIPP IRIS PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS

3x BRONZE AWARD - EPSON / NZIPP IRIS PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS