NAME: Renata Bueno Gelfi
BORN IN: Sao Paulo/ Brasil
LIVING IN: Chicago / USA
YOU ARE WORKING AS: Photographer and Stylist
PLEASE DESCRIBE YOURSELF IN 1 or 2 SENTENCES: a passionate mother, that has love for details, documenting life in a unique way, by transforming simple moments into extraordinary memories.
Renata Bueno Gelfi is a photographer and stylist, born in Sao Paulo, sharing everyday family life by posting her amazing images on Instagram… she is an inspiring nomad, grew up in Italy… her passion for photography started when she went to Boston at the age of 21… for studies she moved back to Brazil – graduating from the top Fashion Design University, FASM, with a major in fashion photography. While in Brazil, Renata produced lots of editorials for Magazines. 23 years old, she got married and moved to Spain where she worked again for the fashion industry. A couple of years later the couple moved to London… Renata studied interior design. Next station: Miami, where she had her three children, created and managed her own Event Planning business… now she and her husband and their three lovely girls made her last move to Chicago… “We live in this magical town called Winnetka, 20 minutes from downtown Chicago. It’s so beautiful and so peaceful. It’s such a dreamy life. It’s how things should be everywhere. Here I see beauty in the little moments.” Her work truly reflects her love for details, her international experience, her fashion and interior design background. Currently when Renata is not with her daughters, she dedicates most of her time to her passion: freelance photography.
1. Which is the most fascinating even simple item you ever bought for children?
I love everything that is handmade, vintage or wooden toys… those are the things that always fascinated me.
Sunday morning snuggles and breakfast.
sannehop, tessahop, anna.cor, littlekinjournal, bykiddycut.
… smile and give another range of importance to my life. To be a parent is for sure the best thing that ever happened to me.