Erin Hernandez-Reisner is an American photographic Artist, bestselling author, and global speaker whose voice has been translated into 15 languages.
This Kansas native is the first openly autistic photographer to be recognized by global brands, which comes as no surprise since the first wedding she photographed won international awards, and her art has been published over 200 times.
As a hearing-impaired artist, Erin’s visual acuity is heightened. In fact, she has a genetic mutation that allows her to see more colors than most people. Embodying a pictorial style of photography, her work is both mesmerizing and breathtaking.
Erin connects with her subjects using all of her senses. Her love and empathy creates safe spaces for people to be themselves. This has opened up the world for Erin as a content creator, while photographically she specializes in private weddings and portraits. Additionally, Erin continues to evolve her compassion project, where she photographs people who have been through trauma.
Erin strives for meaningful connections that cross cultures, abilities, and struggles in hopes of making the world a brighter place.
“As an artist, my favorite thing to do is look beyond the obvious, and make genuine connections. Art allows us to not be alone in a crowded room.” - Erin