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About

Andie Mercado is a NYC-based photographer born and raised in San Francisco, CA. Andie began her professional photography journey as a Content Creator for Donna Karan's brand Urban Zen; she is now a traveling freelance photographer with a keen eye for capturing the complexities of art, architecture, and raw human emotion. In high school, she was short distance runner in Track & Field. She sprinted in events such as the 100m and 400m. Later in life she found her passion for long distance and has ran the NYC Marathon twice. In 2017, Andie earned her certification as a Health & Life Coach to help others in pursuit of health and happiness.

Fun Facts

  • Myers Briggs: INTJ. Ravenclaw. Enneagram: Type 1.

  • Bay area sports fanatic: Golden State Warriors, San Francisco Giants, and the San Francisco 49ers.

  • She makes the best playlists.

  • Owns a beta fish named YG.

  • Favorite shows of all time: Gossip Girl, Grey’s Anatomy, Seinfeld, Friends, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and The Office.


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Read about Andie’s wellness journey

How photography & running saved me