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About Me

Joan Cuenco is a photographer based in the San Francisco Bay Area whose work focuses on art, lifestyle, and portraiture.

Joan attended the University of California at Berkeley, and received a Bachelor's degree in Engineering Physics. Afterward, she moved to New York City to pursue her interest in photography and lived there for 10 years.

She is particularly passionate about analog photography and maintains a collection of the finest professional film cameras for her assignment work. The majority of the work on this site is shot on medium format film, 35mm film, and Fuji instant film. 

Her work has been featured in Atlas Magazine, Garagisme Magazine, and on home decor website One Kings Lane.


2014 PDN 30 Emerging Photographers, Nominee

2008 School of Visual Arts Summer Residency in Photography, New York City

2006 Honorable Mention Jen Bekman Hey Hotshot! Photo Competition

2003 Solo Photography Exhibition, UC Berkeley Art Studio


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