Filipino-American artist based in California
Available to travel for projects

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Currently doing fun photography stuff full-time at Peak Design.

Senior Photo Editor at Wirecutter
Photo Editor at Time Out Los Angeles

Google, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, TIME, The Washington Post, Rolling Stone, Global Citizen, Bloomberg Businessweek, HBO, A+E Networks

Women PhotographDiversify Photo

2020 HonoreeThe 30 Photographers
2020 Photoville, "The Great Empty" by The New York Times
2016 Honorable MentionLucie International Photography Awards
2016 "FYF crowd" (2015) Life Framer, Theme 5 An Instant Shortlist
2016 "Dan Deacon" (2015) American Photography 32, CHOSEN Winner

2019 New York Portfolio Review
2016-17 Masterclass, VII Photo Agency
2016 THREAD at Yale, Yale University
2016 The Art of Storytelling, Gerd Ludwig
2011 Filmmaking (Holiday Program), New York Film Academy
2009 BA Communication Arts, De La Salle University-Manila


4 Women Photographers on the Hardest Photo They Ever Took, Wired, March 2022

15 Emerging Photographers You Should Follow Immediately, BuzzFeed News, November 2020

Filipino photographer hailed as one of 30 emerging talents to watch CNN Philippines, November 2020

Featuring: Rozette Rago Masterpiece, July 2020

Women Talk: Rozette Rago Women Photograph, December 2019

"Our Favorite Arts Photos of 2019The New York Times, December 2019

"The Year in Pictures: EntertainmentCNN, December 2019

"A Photographer Looks for Herself in the Movies She LovedThe New York Times, September 2019

"At Coachella, the Gospel According to Kanye WestThe New York Times, April 2019

"Dancing to Jane Austen's Beat" The New York Times, February 2019

"11 of Our Best Weekend ReadsThe New York Times, January 2019

Best of 2018:
"Photos We LovedThe New York Times, December 2018
"Famous Photographs of Fabulous PeopleThe New York Times, December 2018
Year In Pictures Women Photograph, December 2018

"Weekend Reads: 11 of Our Best ArticlesThe New York Times, August 2018

"9 Incredible Photo Stories You Absolutely Can't MissBuzzFeed, November 2016

"#YSGirlGangYoung Star, November 2016
#YSGirlGang: MJ, Natashya, Shaira and Zet rock the publishing worldYoung Star, November 2016

"Girls of FYF FestThe Photographic Journal, October 2016"