Born in Seattle, Washington, Emma Dumont began ballet training at the age of three and has been an actor since landing a role in True Adolescents at 12. Since, she has appeared in Bunheads, Nobody Walks, and Inherent Vice, and currently plays Emma Karn on Aquarius. Dumont is also a model signed to Ford, and participates in the FIRST Robotics program.

“My favorite thing about my job is that I get to be someone new all the time. It’s fun getting to know my characters, whether it’s for a few years on a TV show or one day on a modeling shoot. The longer I spend with a character, the more details I get to learn about and create in their life.”

Stateside Project: website

Jan-Willem Dikkers is a photographer and creative director living in Los Angeles after relocating from New York. He is also Founder and Editor in Chief of Issue Magazine.

Jan-Willem Dikkers: website / instagram