Sonja Loviisa Holopainen is a photographer living in Helsinki, Finland, who has also spent time in both California and New York City. She has worked with digital photography since 2009 and film photography since 2012. Sonja completed her B.A. in Art and B.A. in Philosophy at the University of California, Santa Cruz in 2014. Two years later she completed her M.A. in Design Studies at Parsons the New School for Design. Her thesis investigated consumer culture on Instagram by looking at images that contain products and consumer objects.