Born in Madrid, Spain, Javi Salinas discovered photography at an early age while he was looking for new music bands. In checking one of them he accidentally saw the photographs of a band member which inspired to experiment with photographer. Since that time, his work has grown tremendously and has inspired others to follow in his footsteps. He focuses his work in fashion, beauty and commercial photography working with brands, designers, model agencies and magazines in on a daily basis. He is currently based between Madrid and Barcelona, and spends time every year in the cities of Vancouver and Riga.