Lem Atienza

from Manila, Philippines

Lem is a 21-year-old photographer and creative director from Manila, Philippines. His work focus on his subjects' body forms, candidness, and spontaneous movements, complemented by his minimalist approach to photography and pastel color treatments.


His photographs have been featured in Tropa Store and shot local and international brands like Áraw, Eairth, and Vivien Ramsay. In 2019, Lem was one of the top five photographer finalists for the Panasonic Manila Fashion Festival Season X photography contest. He made his group exhibition debut in December 2019 at the Pineapple Lab, Makati City with his personal work "ULAP". In 2020, he finished fashion photography at the Fashion Institute of the Philippines.

His latest personal project titled"GALAW! GALAW!" in collaboration with other student artists has been published in the Manila Bulletin Lifestyle and SCOUT Magazine.


Currently, he is studying for his undergraduate degree, majoring in Digital Filmmaking, specializing in cinematography at the Philippines' most prestigious and premier art school, the School of Design and Arts, De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde Manila.