Leia Vita Marasovich


Arena Swimwear, Oy Swimwear, June Swimwear, Mika Yogawear, Wolven Threads, Hats by Jack Savage, Edmond Studios, Lisa M Fitness Fashion, Mar y Lana, 2M TV Channel, Living Tea, The Plantpower Meal Planner, TakeCare Body, Olo Surf & Nature, Riad Tizwa, Sacred Space Miami, Three Squares Inc./Women In Green Forum, Rich Roll Podcast, The Happy Pear, SriMati, Natalia Resmini Wallpaintings, Lex Weinstein, Anna Ehrgott, Fred Compagnon, We Are Creative Adventurers, Our Plantpower World Retreats, Wellsurfness, Beloved Retreat


This Cheese Is Nuts! Cookbook, The Plantpower Way: Italia Cookbook, Girls Surf Too Book, Thermie Living Magazine, Malibu Magazine


The Roots Awaken, Life Food Organic, Santa Monica, CA


Sun Sign: Aquarius // Moon Sign: Sagittarius  // Rising: Gemini

Heritage: Croatian + Slovenian

Education: Soka University of America, Bachelor of Liberal Arts, focus in Environmental Studies

Certifications: Permaculture for International Development + Ecovillage Design Educator

Languages: fluent Spanish, conversational Slovenian & Croatian

Current Residence: Los Angeles, CA

Lived in: Morocco & Ecuador

Shoots on: Cannon 6D Mark II

Photographic Inspiration: Jimmy Nelson // Edward J. Curtis // Dorothea Lange

Favorite Thing To Shoot: Indigenous Cultures + Surfing

Also: Teaches Yoga (see below)

Aesthetic: Wabi-Sabi

Past-life: Rapper

Spent Most My Life: Competitive Swimming

Best Advice Ever Given: "Buy a camera and move to Ecuador"

Best Therapy: Nam Myoho Renge Kyo, Surfing, Yoga, & Painting

Retreats: Wellsurfness Retreat - Maldives; We Are Creative Adventurers - Mexico & Morocco; Beloved Retreat - Miami; Plantpower World Retreats - Italy & Ireland, Bold As Love/Surf Sanctuary- Morocco

To see Leia’s Yoga Site visit:

Photography courtesy of  Natalya DeSena .

Photography courtesy of Natalya DeSena.

Photo courtesy of Kumiko Hayashi

Photo courtesy of Kumiko Hayashi