Lelanie Foster

Lelanie Foster is a photographer from The Bronx, NY whose work is centered in honoring the strength and beauty of black and brown people while encompassing themes of identity, sisterhood, beauty and community. Lelanie’s unique perspective and sensitive approach with her subjects allows for imagery that reflects intimately warm and organic moments in a most delicate human way. For the movie Queen & Slim, Lelanie was handpicked to visually interpret the film through her photography. The resulting visuals serve as a celebratory tribute to Black life and culture. Lelanie’s projects stretch across commercial, fashion, documentary and fine art worlds and include commissions and publications by Nike, The New York Times, Universal Pictures, Hulu, BET, W Magazine and Interview Magazine amongst others.