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Andreea Waters is a Photographer, Author and Realtor. Originally from Bucharest, Romania, in May 2012 she discovered Rockaway Beach, where her documentary photography began. Andreea's images capture the mood, culture and art of surfing. She puts herself in the elements without reservation. When you least expect it she is on the beach, resulting in powerful and authentic images that represent timeless moments in East Coast surf culture. 

In February, 2016, Andreea released a photography book titled, Surf NYC - a visual story and celebration of ocean community, showcasing a period in time in New York surf culture and the moods of the Atlantic Ocean. Published by Schiffer Publishing, Surf NYC is a coffee table book printed in color.  

Andreea's photography is part of a permanent collection at the Museum of The City of New York. Her work was showcased at Photoville NYC, South Hampton Arts Center, New York Photo Festival, Rockaway Artists Alliance and recognized Internationally, published by The Guardian, Wired Magazine, Slate, Eastern Surf Magazine, New York Observer, The Gothamist, Outside Magazine, Adorama, The Inertia, local newspapers, surf and fashion blogs. 

Photography Shows/Galleries:

  • Permanent Collection | Museum of The City of New York, New York, NY 
  • Solo Exhibit & Surf NYC Book Launch | Picture Farm Gallery, Brooklyn, NY [2016] 
  • Two Person Photo Show: Surf NYC & Landscape is A Verb | Square Peg Gallery, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY [2016]
  • Group Show: Rising Waters, Photographs of Sandy | Museum of The City of New York, New York, NY [2014]
  • Photography Multimedia: Adventures Across The Seven Seas | Photoville NYC, Brooklyn, NY & Southampton Arts Center, Southampton, NY [2013]

Andreea is also a Licensed Real Estate Salesperson in Florida and New York. She is currently working with Treasure Coast Sotheby's International Realty in Melbourne Beach and Julia B Fee Sotheby's International Realty in Irvington, NY. Her passion for ocean culture and lifestyle give her the ideal mix for her business and art. Real Estate presents her the opportunity to share the quality of life as well as utilize her marketing and negotiation expertise to help families and individuals buy, sell and/or rent. Her connection to coastal living, New York and International background are essential in helping clients envision and transition lifestyles. 

With ten+ years of professional experience in marketing, design and business development, Andreea blends creativity with business acumen giving her an edge in the marketplace. She brings passion, positive energy and artistic flair to her work. She is a forward thinker and has an innate talent for connecting people and building relationships. Working with Andreea will fuel your experience with positive energy, passion and successful results. 

    Photography ©Andreea Waters 2017