Model Jessica Bernstein
Catherine Made Flyaways
Hoodlum by Jessica Bernstein
Photography and Styling by Danielle Herzog
Q: What do you take away from modeling?
A: I am an artist, so any time I am in front of the camera I am co-creating a piece of art. I learn and grow from each installation I am involved with. I also pick up things from different photographers and incorporate them into my next project.
Q: Where do you see yourself career wise in modeling?
A: I see it growing more in the underground scene. I typically steer clear of the mainstream scene.
Q: Where did you grow up?
A: I was born and raised in San Diego. I am central to the beach, the mountains, and the desert which allows for a vast variety of settings.
Q: What inspires you?
A: People inspire me. Nature motivates me. Obstacles and hurtles push me to overcome boundaries.
Q: What are some of your major accomplishments you have acquired in you career?
A: Shooting and modeling at Coachella music festival was a huge accomplishment. Working with Golden Voice showed me what it’s like to be hustling with a giant corporation in multiple industries.
Q: What’s your favorite thing to do with your time off from life?
A: There is no such thing! My off time is time to work towards my creative endeavors. Currently I am working towards getting my helicopter pilot license. Let’s fly
Q: Have you always felt comfortable in front of the camera?
A: I have been in front of the camera since I was a little kid. My mom is a photographer so I became the guinea pig from day 1. I hated it then, but am thankful for it now!
Q: What do you do to stay fit and healthy?
A: I eat healthy 90% of the time, and the other 10% allows me to maintain my happiness with food!
Q: What do you do to stay calm and focused?
A: Breathing! Deep breaths are my reset button. I try and maintain the same demeanor at all times. Consistency is key.
Q: What are you limitations?
A: Sometimes I feel as if money limits what I could do with my modeling and photography. But as I keep working that is becoming a things of the past.