• USA, New York City
  • Born in:1990
  • Assistant since:2014
  • Driving licence:Car
  • Personal car:personal car available
  • Passport:yes
  • Languages:English, Spanish

Photo Assistant, Digital Tech

Sydney Pensky

People, Portrait, Architecture, Location Scout, Fashion, Beauty, Reportage, Prod. Assistant, Stillife, Food, Landscape, Transportation, International Exp.

Know How:

Cameras: Canon, Nikon, Fujifilm, Fuji X series, SonyAlpha, mirrorless, Phase, Hasselblad, Leica, Pentax, Contax, all Film cameras, Mamiya, RED, Alexa, Black Magic, Panasonic

Software: Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Photoshop, CP1, Premier, Final Cut, Final Cut Pro

Lighting Modifiers: Chimera, Briese, Profoto, Westcott, Broncolor, Fiilex, Lowell

Strobes- Broncolor, Profoto, Acute Profoto, Godox, Elinchrom, Dynalight, Hensel, Briese,

Continuous/ Cinema: Arri, Kino Flo, LED Light Panels, Briese, Fiilex, Hensel, Lowell, Mole Richardson

References as assistant / Career

I graduated from University of Delaware in 2012 with a BA in Visual Communications.

-Moved to New York City in 2014 to further my career in photography and since then I have had the privilege of working with some amazing people.

-Interned for Lindsay Adler Fashion Photography/ Instructor from June 2014- December 2014 and from there went on to be an Equipment Specialist/Digital Technician full time intern/freelancer at Milk Studios Manhattan from March 2015- current freelancer.

I shoot for non profit called 'Artists 4 Israel', that specializes outside of USA and have traveled with the program as their travel photographer.

I have also worked with several different photographers in NYC as their assistant.

Ashok Sinha
Salem Kreiger
Jeff Rojas Murray + Paola
Lindsay Adler Heather Hazzan
Mario Torres Christian Blanchard
Erez Sabag Jeronimo De Morales
Emily Andrews
Erik Valind
Standa Merhout
Heidi Gutman
Kevin Flemming
Tyler Nevitt
Wayne Lawrence
Ira Block
Ruddy Roye
Kevin Flemming
Will Styer
Monica Stevenson
Laura Barisonzi
Darrin Haddad
Nyra Lang
Theo Wenner
Bri Johnson
Alexi Lubomirski
Kevin Jude
Nick Eucker
Dario canitelli
Manolo Champion
Paola Kaducki
Richard Burbridge
Peter Szollosi
Sam Nixon

*** three months out of the year, I work abroad in Israel; shooting personal photojournalism projects for submission: 'Human is Human: Coexistence is possible'.

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