Zhang Jingna was born in the suburbs of Beijing, to a sporting family. At the age of eight, she moved to Singapore with her family and attended the prestigious Raffles Girls’ School. She left two years later to pursue a degree in fashion design and got acquainted with photography. Within a year, she was approached by Ogilvy & Mather to do a shoot for Mercedes Benz Taiwan and became a regular contributor for Haarpers Bazaar Singapore. She went on to become the youngest recipient of Fellowship in the Masters’ Photographers Association (UK) in 2009. Her clientele includes Montblanc, Canon, Elle and various international publications. She is currently represented in Toronto and North America by Suzy Johnston & Associates.