Rozette Rago

Filipino-American Photographer based in Los Angeles

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

The New York Times, The Washington Post, TIME, Vanity Fair, U2/Maverick, VICE, Bloomberg Businessweek, The FADER, Smithsonian Books, HBO, A+E Networks, Rolling Stone

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
2019    New York Portfolio Review

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


"11 of Our Best Weekend Reads" The New York Times, January 2019

Best of 2018:
"Photos We Loved" The New York Times, December 2018
"Famous Photographs of Fabulous People" The New York Times, December 2018
Year In Pictures Women Photograph, December 2018

"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