Pressure + Coal

The tougher the struggle the brighter the shine. Respect the journey + enjoy the grind.

Joana Bates

Joana Bates is a model and photographer concerned with bringing people together in her community. She believes her calling is to encourage others and is currently pursuing her Masters in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. Through photography and creative projects Joana plans on making the world a better place by sharing her energy and light with other like minded individuals also active in making a difference in their communities.