Spela Kasal was born in Ljubljana, Slovenia. After modelling for some time in New York and Paris – where she got to know her way around the industry, she began studying in the Graphic Design Department at the University for Fine Arts and Design, Ljubljana. She spent the last year of her studies in Paris at ESAG, Penninghen. Since graduating in photography, picking up some awards for her work, she’s been working as a freelance photographer in fashion, portraiture, advertising, and art photography. She colaborates with various clients including Louis Vuitton, Lacoste, AnOther, Purple Diary and others; she also exhibits and her work appears in several book publications. She lives and works in Paris.