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World renowned child photographers, Kahran and Regis Bethencourt are a husband and wife duo and the imaginative forces behind CreativeSoul Photography. The pair gained global recognition with their AfroArt series. The collection, which showcases the beauty and versatility of afro hair, was conceived as a way to empower kids of color around the world. The images went viral after celebrities like Will Smith, Jada Pinkett, Taraji P. Henson, Alicia Keys, Common and more praised the collection on social media. Regis and Kahran's new coffee table book Glory: Magical Visions of Black Beauty became an instant New York Times Best Seller. Their holistic approach to capturing one-of-a-kind moments has allowed their work to be featured on BBC News, CNN, CBS National News, Teen Vogue, Glamour Brazil, BET and more.
In this episode follow Kahran and Regis on their paths bonding over a love of graphic design to running a photography business together. Find out how they stayed true to their own style and brand identity when entering the world of children’s fashion photography. The stories of the making of their visually stunning book Glory and the children they photograph will inspire. Get career advice for budding photographers and hear what being named Canon Explorers of Light means for them on their personal and career journeys.
This is We Are Photographers with Kahran and Regis Bethencourt and this is their story.
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