makeda sandford is a portrait/editorial photographer, culture writer and social media manager based in brooklyn, ny. she studied journalism + african studies in college, and self-taught all things creative since early teens.

she is spunky and inquisitive, and deeply interested in exploring concepts of intersecting identity, femininity, fashion, beauty, dreamworlds, youth and the black american + african diaspora experience. she freelance writes culture & style journalism, and is getting her feet wet in the film industry.

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culture, music and fashion writing can be found at links: SAINT HERON // MISSBISH // NEU NEU // RECOUNT // REFINERY 29

PERSONAL CREATIVE WRITING

++ clients // as seen on
Saint Heron
Oyster Magazine 
Drunk Magazine
WNC Magazine
Urban Outfitters Blog 
The Photographic Journal 
CRWN Mag 
She Shreds Magazine 
Girl Gaze 
Jonesy 

Teen Vogue’s Platform

++ press

interview: https://www.teardusk.com/news/makeda
interview: www.coolsoundsblog.blogspot.com/2017/10/feature-spirit-guides-saint-heron-and.html


future is black femmes gallery: https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/gy5ynw/the-future-is-black-femmes
https://bust.com/arts/193533-the-future-is-black-femme.html