ABOUT CHRISTINA TURINO
Photographer, Hair Stylist, & Makeup Artist
What makes shooting with Christina Turino unique?
The first thing that evokes Christina’s unique perspective. Christina started decades ago on the other side of the camera as model, actress, stuntwoman in fashion, fitness, and commercial advertising.
By being on the receiving end of direction, Christina accumulated a world of experience from a diverse collection of professional photographers, directors, stylists, makeup artists, agents and managers.
Christina Turino wears all the hats in her photoshoot production, this experience puts Christina in a unique position to do a completely vertical photo shoot that are unavailable elsewhere. Through her unique experience with each aspect of location, direction, set, makeup, styling, direction, through to post photography editing, Christina can incorporate each aspect vertically, through the same eyes, to produce extraordinary outcomes.
To elicit self-confidence and happiness from clients is one of life’s greatest rewards. Making that her business is a joy. Photo shoots require engagement and bringing out the special attributes of each individual. Christina has a natural talent in that area, combined with the experience of having been there. Photo shoots with a range of talents can be an extraordinary confidence building opportunity that goes well beyond the pursuit of their field of endeavor.
Explore Christina’s body of work.
Her unique photographs capture facets of The subject’s image and personality that will be cherished for a lifetime. They are a substantial investment of time, work, expertise, artistry, trust and interaction. The results speak for themselves. Throughout her career, Christina gained experience by working on various multimedia projects. She has worked on numerous films as well as television programs with HBO, MTV, Nickelodeon, VH1, Hallmark, Lifetime, and more. Her work can be seen in commercials for AT&T, Crayola, Colgate, OXY Clean, Tmobile, Mercedes Benz, Nabisco, Frederick Fakkai, Conair, and Nivea. Her work can also be seen in videos for Loreal, VH1, Pepsi, Matrix, Maybelline, Lancome, and Garnier. She has worked closely with Sony for various artists as well as doing many music videos.
Christina also contributes her skills to many print/fashion/campaigns including the Armani Exchange A/X, Ralph Lauren Polo, Macy’s, Ann Taylor Loft, Adrienne Landau, The Metropolitan Opera, ENYCE, Samsung, and Playtex.
She has been the principal make-up and hair artist for Conde Nast and Gannett Publishing. Her work can be viewed in such Publications as Elle Magazine, Lucky, Self, Essence, Vogue, Town & Country, the UK Marie Claire Magazine, Ocean Drive, Hamptons, and the Bride Magazine.
In addition, She provided her services for several amazing photographers including Chris Militscher, Richard Riensdorf, Enrico Vesce, Rob Mandolini, Jean Bernard-Villereal, Anthony Parmalee, Jacob Getz, UDO Spreitzenbarth, Harry Langdon, Brian Pierce, Antoine Verglas, David Garvey, and many more.
Her exceptional skills as a make-up, hair artist, and photographer, whether on set or on location, has earned Christina a well deserved reputation for high quality artistry, results, and much respect from her colleagues and clients alike.