Obiageli Adaeze Okaro is a self taught photographer.
Her work is centered on the arts of portrait, fine art, documentary, fashion photography, from Anambra state, Nigeria. Born and raised in Enugu state, Nigeria. Obiageli’s work features colorful & lucid portraits of black women & men. With each photograph she takes, she leaves cultural traces of her origin. She has been inspired by photos of her mother, father, brothers, family photo albums and the beautiful women and aesthetics from Nigeria’s booming movie industry, Nollywood. With her work for companies like Dove, Getty Images, Girlgaze, VSCO, Adobe & more. Obiageli’s work continues to showcase the endless beauty of the black woman and most of all dismantling beauty cut off marks & stereotypes.