Lisa Powers was born in France,
of French/Italian/American lineage,
and raised in New York and Los Angeles.
She is known for her many years of working in fashion, celebrity portraits, movie posters, and conceptual series.
Three years into her photography career,
Powers travelled to Japan.
In Tokyo, she formed Amnesia Studio, a 'concept-to-completion' agency with a Japanese graphic designer.
After five years, Powers returned to New York and continued working as a freelance commercial photographer.
Her work has won numerous prestigious awards
and she was also honoured with Distinctions Awards by the Royal Photographic Society, UK.
She's been featured in LENS magazine, L'ŒIL de la Photographie (Paris), Dodho Photography magazine and The Royal Photographic Society Journal (cover).
She's shifted away from commercial photography and currently works primarily in FineArts.
She's had multiple solo gallery exhibitions in New York, Los Angeles, Tokyo, Paris and New Zealand.
Her work has been acquired for hotels as well as private collections.
Powers left New York and relocated to New Zealand where she currently lives.