Manoosh Nabavi

Photographer/Production Coordinator 

Born on November 15th, 1987 in Tehran and based in Los Angeles since 2010. Growing up in an artistic family to cinematographer parents, inspired her to be a creative thinker since her early days. She’s graduated in Photography, video and Acting. Specializing in environmental portrait with dramatic lighting, editorial photography, fine art, movie and theater photography.

Her work been exhibited in different cities around the world such as Los Angeles, New York, Moscow, Tokyo, Paris, Thailand and Tehran.

International Awards:

  • Honorable Mention, TIFA, Tokyo International Foto Awards, 2016
  • Finalist award of Excellence, by Photographer’s Forum Magazine, 2015
  • Honorable Mention , MIFA: Moscow International Foto Awards, 2015
  • PX3 Bronze Prize, People Press, Paris Photography Prize, 2015
  • Candid Collection, Exposure Award by See.Me Community, Louvre Museum, Paris, 2015
  • SMC Photography Excellence, May 2015, April 2014 and March 2013
  • Honorable Mention, MIFA: Moscow International Foto Awards, 2014
  • 2012 top 25 Most talented Photographers of Los Angeles, Create Fixate, 2012


  • Front page Cover, California Apparel News, LA Mode 2017
  • Voyage LA Magazine, 2017
  • Tandis Magazine, Tehran, December 2016
  • Best of Photography 2015, Photographer’s Forum, 2015
  • Exposure Award, Paris, 2015
  • Low Pulse Project, American Italian Mixed Art Project, 2014
  • Photography Vibes, Best of Edition, 2012
  • Musician Portraits, Eastern Eye Newspaper, UK, 2011

Follow Manoosh on Instagram @manooshphoto or find out more on her official website.