Born in Eastern Latvia in November, 1989. Her artistic skills developed quite early, since childhood she has been fascinated by music, nature and art. Her adventure with photography began at the age of 17 and in a short time what started as a hobby developed into a true passion and a way of life. She is a self-taught photographer, and from the very beginning was fascinated with people, portraits and fashion photography. Lelde quit her fulltime job to follow her dream and passion, now working as a freelance photographer and photo retoucher in Nottingham. She believes that to take a good photo you have to lose yourself and become a part of the model, subject and the idea. Her work is a captivating reflection of that moment’s thoughts and feelings.