Rozette Rago

Portrait by Sunny Strader

Born and raised in the Philippines
Freelance Photographer based in Los Angeles

Associate Photo Editor, Wirecutter at The New York Times
Formerly Photo Editor, Time Out Los Angeles (Bylines)

Available for assignments
Email me at [email protected]

The New York Times, U2/Maverick, The Washington Post, AARP, Smithsonian Books, VICE, Bloomberg Businessweek, The FADER, Pitchfork, HBO, Curbed, BuzzFeed News

Women Photograph, Diversify Photo, Authority Collective

2009    BA Communication Arts, De La Salle University-Manila
2011    Filmmaking (Holiday Program), New York Film Academy
2016    The Art of Storytelling, Gerd Ludwig
2016    THREAD at Yale, Yale University
2016-17 Masterclass, VII Photo Agency

2016    Honorable Mention, Lucie International Photography Awards, Non-Pro
2016    "FYF crowd" (2015) Life Framer, Theme 5 An Instant Shortlist
2016    "Dan Deacon" (2015) American Photography 32, CHOSEN Winner


"Weekend Reads: 11 of Our Best Articles" The New York Times, August 2018

"9 Incredible Photo Stories You Absolutely Can't MissBuzzFeed, November 2016

"#YSGirlGangYoung Star, November 2016
#YSGirlGang: MJ, Natashya, Shaira and Zet rock the publishing world" Young Star, November 2016

"Girls of FYF FestThe Photographic Journal, October 2016"

#MyUrbanIsland: Rozette RagoKalaki Riot, August 2016

"Backstage Pass: An Interview with Photographer Rozette RagoLomographyAugust 2016

"I'm With The BandScout Magazine June 2016

Interview NOUS/homme et femme, September 2014

Restless Cities Stache Magazine, February 2012

"Uncommon projectsThe Philippine Star, November 2011

"So you call yourself a photographer?The Philippine Star, November 2011

"Fresh Produce 2011The Philippine Star, March 2011