Lin Pernille Kristensen was born in Hong Kong in 1992 to a Danish family. Lin grew up in Denmark and moved to the United States in 1998, where she still lives today.
Since 2007, Lin has been providing photography services include portrait, fashion, beauty, event, wedding, and commercial photography.
Lin graduated summa cum laude from Montclair State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Photography and a Business minor. Lin has interned for the Photo & Bookings Department at Harper's Bazaar US, as well as the Allure Magazine Photography Department in NYC. Lin has also mentored with and worked for commercial photographer Andrei Jackamets and fine art photographer Bill Westheimer. She has assisted on a fashion advertising photoshoot with world renowned photographer Alexi Lubomirski and an Allure Magazine fashion/beauty editorial shoot with Alex Cayley. She also has a passion for other fine arts including drawing, painting, screenprinting, book arts, design, and sculpture.
Lin has received awards in state photography competitions, has won several photography contests, and has had her work published in three "Best of Photography" books by Photographer's Forum Magazine. She has had photos published in local and world-wide magazines including HIM, Elegant Magazine, and Elléments Magazine, has had her photos used as cover art for an international textbook, and has had photos featured in Elliot Siegel's book "Photographing Models: 1000 Poses." She has had her fine art photography exhibited in two group shows at Gallery 3.5 at Montclair State University in NJ.
Lin is based in North & Central Jersey, with a studio in Jersey City and a showroom in Oakhurst, NJ. Please contact Lin with any questions or to schedule a shoot!