Valery Rizzo is a Portrait, Food and Lifestyle photographer, interested in Urban Lifestyle and Agriculture. Her work appears in Print and Web across the globe. Client list includes, Magazines, Books, Restaurants, Advertising and Marketing agencies. In addition to her commercial work Valery is also working on a number of personal contemporary photography projects, one of which is a series for a book project focused on the rapidly changing borough of Brooklyn where she was born and raised. She lives in Park Slope and can often be found photographing urban farms, local producers, restaurants and the streets of Brooklyn.

Valery has exhibited her photographs at Soho Photo, The powerHouse Arena, MTA Arts for Transit, FOTOWEEKDC, GUATE PHOTO, Photoville, United Photo Industries, The Sommerville Toy Camera Festival, Rayko Photo Center, Ripe Art Gallery, The Burn Gallery, The Edward Carter Gallery, The Atlantic Gallery, The Museum of Modern Art, Thomas Werner Gallery and The AOP in London. Her work is part of the Brooklyn Navy Yard Archives.

Clients Include

Chicago Tribune Magazine

Bon Appetit

Food & Wine (Best of the Best cookbook)

Whiskey Advocate

Organic Gardening Magazine

Modern Farmer

The New Yorker

Scientific America

Bloomberg Pursuits

Serious Eats

Edible Brooklyn

Edible Manhattan

Edible Monterey Bay

Bloomberg Pursuits

Tapas Magazine


D La Repubblica

Der Spiegel

Sunset Magazine

Interior Design Magazine

Zillow / Small screen Networks

Discovery Channel/Planet Green

Marie Claire

Ogilvy & Mather/Germany

Hearst Communications

American PHOTO

The New York Times lens Blog

Harper's Bazzar/Japan



Yes! Magazine

Sweet Paul

Chickpea Vegan Quarterly


The Weekender/Germany

Pure Green Magazine

Gestalten /Craft Spirit & Liquers Book

Penguin Books

Avery books

bthere/Brussels inflight magazine

More Magazine

Time Inc.


Agence France-Presse/AFP

Real Simple

Inc. Magazine

GQ Buisiness

The Washington Post

The Daily News

ABC news

Bauer Media

MTA Arts for Transit

Burn Magazine

LightLeaks Magazine

Lomography Magazine

Poladarium 2015/2016

Canadian living

The Coastal Table

DK publishing

MandagMorgen/World Climate Solutions


NBC Universal

Parenting Magazine


Time Out New York


Urban Space NYC

ICI Restaurant

La Balena

Mermaid's Garden

Kings County Distillery

Brooklyn Grange

Elliman Magazine

Industry Magazine

The Irish Tmes

Food Republic

Tasting Table

The Local Palate

The Food Book Fair

Snap Magazine

Lohas Magazine/China

A Perfect Guide/SvD

Huffington Post

Square Magazine

Ora TV/Real Girls Kitchen


United Photo Industries

Photographer's Quarterly