Miana Maria FREY (Puscu) was born in 1971 in TURBUREA, in western Romania and grew up in this rural environment. In order to finance her further studies she worked in MOTRU, a mining town, for two years as a chemical laborant. In 1998 she graduated in biology at the BUCHAREST University.
Miana was interested in photography for years before she started a professional career, first as part of a photographic team for a newspaper, then (two years later) as chief photographer.
In 2004 Miana created her own company "Miana Media Group SRL" in Bucharest.