Debora Smail     Houston, TX

Debora is a Cloudcroft-raised, Texas-based culinary, editorial, photojournalistic, digital and film photographer. After attending Eastern New Mexico University, Debora settled in Texas, where she shoots regularly for Houston Modern Luxury and Texas Monthly. 

Her work has appeared on the cover of the coffee-table tome, Knit Knit, and Green Beans & Guacamole Cookbook, in several national glossies including National Geographic, Food & Wine, GQ, Maxim, Esquire, Time and Vogue, as well as national marketing campaigns for Schlumberger, CenterPoint Energy and Four Seasons Hotels.

Debora embraces visual genuineness in a time where everything seems to be photoshopped to perfection.