Orlando, Florida
+ 1-239-273-3968

Born 1979 in Bucharest, Romania.

University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, BS in Photojournalism, College of Journalism, 2007
Poynter Institute, St Petersburg, Florida, summer fellowship, 2008

Universal Orlando Resort, Mullen Lowe, Adidas, You Fit, AAA, Sports Illustrated, MSNBC, Huffington Post, Fusion, Univision, The Weather Channel, The Guardian, Thomas Reuters, Southern Poverty Law Center, Morris Publications, Der Spiegel,  American Federation of Teachers, Florida Power and Light, Digital Juice, Philip Morris, Comcast, Rustic Pathways, the U.S. Department of Labor, Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics, Humane Society of America, and American Association for Cancer Research

Art & History Museums; Maitland, FL; Slideshow of the Senses; 2013
United Artists; Red Chair Project; 2012
Orlando Museum of Art; Hometown Exhibit; 2012
SNAP Orlando; Orlando, FL; 2012
United Artists; The Happiness Experiment; DOP short film; 2008

Look3 Innovation Lab I with Magnum; Charlottesville, VA; Attendee; 2015
Missouri Photo Workshop 67; Perryville, MO, Attendee, 2014
Look3 Edu Week; Charlottesville, VA, Attendee 2013
Eddie Adams Workshop XXV; Jefferson, NY, Attendee, 2012
Rustic Pathways; Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos, Photographer and Group Leader, Summer 2011
The Columbus Dispatch; Columbus, OH; Full-Time Photojournalist; May 2010 – Jan 2011
The Grand Rapids Press; Grand Rapids, MI; Full-Time Photojournalist; July 2009 – May 2010
The Bay City Times; Bay City, MI; Full-Time Photojournalist; Jan 2009 – July 2009
The Kalish Photo Editing Workshop; Muncie, IN; Attendee 2009
Sports Shooter Academy V; Costa Mesa, CA; Attendee; 2008
NPPA Multimedia Immersion Workshop; Portland, OR; Attendee; 2007
The Gainesville Sun; Gainesville, FL; Part-Time Photo Intern; Nov 2006- Feb 2007
Churchill Downs Sports Photojournalism Workshop; Louisville, KY; Attendee; 2006

Capture One Certified Technician; New York, NY; Feb 2015
Vedros and Associates; Kansas City, MO; Full-Time Studio Intern; Summer 2007

Eddie Adams Workshop XXVIII; Jefferson, NY,; Black Team; 2015
The Kalish Photo Editing Workshop; Muncie, IN; Staff; 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Look3; Charlottesville, VA; Volunteer; 2012
SNAP; Orlando, FL; Volunteer; 2011, 2012, 2013

Eddie Adams Workshop XXV; Jefferson, NY,; Washington Post Award Winner; 2012
Int’l. Color Awards; 6th Annual Photography Masters Cup; Nominated; Sport, Silhouette, Wildlife
Int’l. Color Awards; 5th Annual Photography Masters Cup; Nominated; Sport, People
Int’l. Color Awards; 4th Annual Photography Masters Cup; Nominated; Sport
Int’l. Color Awards; 3rd Annual Photography Masters Cup; Nominated; People
Michigan Associated Press, Division 2, News Photograph, 2nd Place