Sammy Z, co-founder of iWink Studios, is a professional commercial photographer and video producer with 12 years of experience
The bulk of his photography work is professional headshots, and eCommerce photography, either on or off model.
His video production is mostly with emphasis on effective content marketing for businesses. Whether it’s for YouTube channels, video integrated websites, or commercials, he is one the best in this space. He was the Director of Sales and Marketing of a 100 million dollar company for 5 years, and his insights through the planning and shooting process of videos help companies with accomplishing the outcomes they’re hoping and being in line with their brand image.
He’s the main photography instructor at iWink Studios, and prides himself for creating a photography learning space where adults can cutting edge get to-the-point learning experience without having to attend long drawn-out photography classes in colleges.
Besides studying photography in college, he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering from UCSD.
In his spare time, he competes in Triathlon events, and scuba dives.
Lauren Zilly is a professional photographer at iWink. Creating lasting memories is her driving force behind her efforts at the studio; she’s here to make your experience at iWink the best it can be.
Lauren is a big soccer fan, and enjoys dancing like no one’s watching. In her spare time, she loves to travel and experience new places.
Mahsa Zargaran is the director of marketing and PR at iWink. With her background in creative writing and graphic design, she is also the head writer and content curator on staff.
When she’s not shaking things up at the studio, she’s out touring the world with her music project, Omniflux.
Abis Akolawala is a Freelance Videographer and Video Editor for iWink Studios with 7+ years of experience in the industry.
He is a visual storyteller and loves what he does, putting his own creative passion into every project that comes his way. Abis loves the spontaneity in collaborating with different people and in his spare time he does fashion photography.