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Sam Sherdel Photography                                                                              (8 years)                                            

Photographer specializing in advertising, beauty, and entertainment portrait photography. All editing preformed by Sam, including skin retouching and composite.  

Corporate companies and notable personalities include: Twerdahl and Associates PR, Persado Marketing, Kerry King, Facehead Media, Steve Erhardt, Roh Habibi, Rick Thorne, Darryl Hammond, Brand New Machine, Fatburger, Buffalo's Wings, Dr. Dina, Digitec Interactive, Paragon Labs, Topaz Labs, Amanda Dilks (Nickelodeon), The Representatives PR, LA Models, The Jungle Body, Voyage Beauty, The Freaky Boiz, Hollywood Model Management, Winter Park Magazine,  Orlando Solar Bears, Parenting Magazine, Hardcourt Publishing, Orange County Democratic Party, Orlando Magazine, ZocDoc, Evolve Vacation Network. 


Freelance/Contract Production Assistant  & Photographer's Assistant          (1.5 years)

Working on a variety of both still and motion projects providing on-set assisting services including setup, assembling and adjusting hot lights/photographic strobes, relaying messages to other crew and creative team members, ensure provided supply of refreshments are available,  and assisted with a variety of breakdown aspects. 

Repeat experience and clients include: Parenting Magazine, American Film Institute, Tupperware Brands, Rey Villa Photography, Harcourt Publishing, Steve Williams Photography. 


Digitec Interactive                                                                                             (3 years)                                            In-House Production Assistant

Worked on various film productions, preforming pre-production, on set, and post-production tasks. Duties included casting voice-over talent, models and actors for roles based on client specifications, acquiring costume and wardrobe for production's use in accordance to client's imagery needs, scouting and booking filming locations, handling paperwork such as model releases, child-talent paperwork, and contracts, and handling a variety of on-set needs. 


Here's My Education!


Art Center/Art Center At Night                                                                                                              Business of Photography/Commercial Photography

Southeast Center for Photography                                                                                                          Commercial Photography


Here's The Equiptment!


Lighting: Profoto

Camera System: Canon 

Lenses: 'L' Series Canon Lenses, Sigma

Editing Software: Adobe Products (Photoshop, Creative Suite, Lightroom), Capture One


Contact Information


direct phone: 310.528.2388 (voice call/text message)


With Michael Thomas of Adler's Appetite, and Brand New Machine.

With Michael Thomas of Adler's Appetite, and Brand New Machine.