Anna Sirota

Freelance Photographer & Fiction Writer

Location:New York, United States
2 Skills

Parsons the New School for Design, New York, NY. Eugene Lang College, New York, NY.
BFA Art, Media and Technology, May 2011 (GPA 3.6) BA Literary Studies, May 2011 (GPA 3.6)

Centenary College, Hackettstown, NJ.
AA Literature, 2007. (GPA 3.9)


Adobe Photoshop, Camera Raw, Bridge, Lightroom, InDesign, Final Cut Pro
MAC and Windows proficient
Basic knowledge of HTML, CSS and Dreamweaver
Exceptional analog, digital shooting and printing skills
Advanced studio lighting and equipment handling (Broncolor, Prophoto, etc.)
MS Office applications including MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook and QuickBooks


Photographer Assistant: MR Magazine, New York, NY, November 2011-Present (freelance)
Participated in outdoor fashion editorial shoot
Setup and breakdown of lighting equipment
Studio organization

Studio Assistant: Kristina Hill Photography, Brooklyn, NY, August 2011-Presemt (p/t)
Batch editing weddings, events, and personal shoots (Lightroom, Bridge)
Photoshop retouching and album compilation
Organizing files, hard drives, and personal correspondence

Studio Assistant: Barbara Bordnick Studio, New York, NY, February 2011-July 2011
Scanning, formatting, and organizing multiple format film/chrome (35mm, 120mm, 4x5)
Light Photoshop retouching

Photographer: Jocelyn Medina, New York, NY, September 2010
Styled, mentored, and directed shoot for Jocelyn Medina album art.
Maintained equipment including lights and cameras
Produced high quality studio portraits
Retouched and edited final images

Photographer: Spring Lane Studios, West Caldwell, NJ, July 2010
Produced images for studio website
Produced high quality headshots for client
Organized and conceptualized shoot
Styled and directed location shoot

NY state driver’s license and current passport.
Skills (2) Rating
Fiction Writing