Megan Brainard

Home: San Clemente
Home away from home: N.Shore,Hawaii
Years shooting: 12 years
Equipment: Canon EOS 1V, Canon A2, Holga,…
Favorite place to shoot: Beach
Scariest place to shoot: Skate parks
If my camera isn't pointed toward the ocean it's pointed at: people, I love shooting people
Place you've never been but plan to go: Asia
Photo philosophy: Don’t follow the rules
Favorite lensmen: Steve Sherman, Thomas Campbell, Mary Ellen Mark
Mentors: I have so many people to look up to and admire, I am constantly being inspired!
Goals: To shoot as much as I can and to inspire people
Lesson learned the hardway: Being a photographer is very competitive, I’ve learned to just shoot to make myself happy and not to make money