I follow the work of countless photographers, who inspire me and from whom I learn a lot. Lindsay Adler is one such photographer. She works mainly in fashion, and her journey is one you can learn a lot from. She started putting together her own photo shoots, and worked her way up to now shooting for several international magazines.
This video below profiles her and goes along with her in a photo shoot at a great setting. You will learn about her, her work, and her thought process.
Lindsay is also a great educator. Besides being an expert in photography, she also masters Photoshop and social media. Find more about her at http://www.lindsayadlerphotography.com/