Spotlight on Tanja Nixx * TonboMai

Spotlight on Tanja Nixx

Posted By tonbomai on Dec 1, 2016

“With the eye of a photojournalist and artist, I photograph life as it unfolds. Photographing details at weddings triggered my interest in Product photography. I used photography as a vehicle for my paintings and then a discovered my photography could well stand on its own.”


Tanja Nixx grew up in Germany but eventually made a home for herself in San Francisco, where she began tattooing in 1993. She was a tattoo-artist and shop-owner at Lyle Tuttle Tattooing for 12 years until 2013 and now tattoos at Blue Dragon Tattoo.Tanja also co-produced and acted in an independent film, “Love Will Travel” In addition, Tanja does many different aspects of photography, with a focus on wedding photography.