Atessa Nicole is an architectural, fashion, lifestyle, and portrait photographer who currently resides in Houston, Texas. She grew up in a family of artists where she discovered her interest in photography at an early age. She later moved to Italy and then New York City to pursue her passions in multimedia.

Atessa studied photography in Milan and Rome, and she worked in TV at CBS News and CBS Sports in New York City. She also accepted a coveted spot at the comedy incubator, Upright Citizens Brigade, in NYC before making Houston her home again in 2014. In Houston she worked at a home design and architecture firm while building her photography business.

Influenced by playful narratives, color and elegance, Atessa enjoys creating stories with a cinematic approach. She is inspired by architecture, romanticism, and untouched beauty. She is constantly in pursuit of creating a series of timeless images that will stay current for years to come.