Kabir Affonso

Location Los Angeles
Bio

Photographer at Silience Studios

Videographer Cinematographer Photographer
Projects
6 Projects

Work History

Photographer/Producer
Silience Studios
Feb 2014 – Present
Greater Los Angeles Area
Photographer and Cinematographer at a Boutique Production House & Studio in Los Angeles. We specialize in true high end indie production, and management of select artists in various fields of creation. Silience Studios is dedicated to the promotion of real artists, who possess passion and positive energy in fields ranging from Film to Online Media Content. www.siliencestudios.com
Owner/Photographer
Kabir Affonso Photography
Jan 2007 – Present
LA NY SF
Fashion Editorial Photography Fashion Lookbook & Lifestyle Photography YouTube Fashion Channel "Petite & Tall Show"
Co-Founder/Director of Photography
Stay Cool Productions
Jan 2012 – Present
Los Angeles, California
Director of Photography Music Videos Commercials YouTube Comedy Channels
Photographer / Cinematographer
Rony's Photobooth
Sep 2012 – Present
Event & Nightlife Photography and Video. Fashion Lookbook Photographer.
Design Engineer
Interphases Solar Inc.
Oct 2007 – Present
Moorpark, CA
Pilot line development for Thin-film CIGS solar cell production. Design implementation and fabrication of a reel to reel solar plating line. Performed electrochemical and optical measurements. Assisted with computer interfacing of equipment, troubleshooting instruments and software problems.
Marketing Temp
Conceptus
Jun 2011 – Jul 2011
Mountain View, CA
Restructuring the archival process for all marketing documents.
Structural Analysis Engineer
Northrop Grumman
Jan 2005 – Sep 2007
El Segundo, CA
Clearance: Secret Structural Analysis Engineer: Performed preliminary layout and detailed calculations, to size large primary and secondary metallic aircraft structure for the F-35 Lightning II. Utilized both classical hand calculations and FEM analysis to derive a low weight design with minimum margins of safety. Analyzed airframe structure for strength, stability and fatigue. Provided assembly line support to quickly clear incorrectly fabricated parts w/o impacting schedule. Updated analysis to incorporate late load releases and requirement changes. Chosen to be a part of several high visibility teams responsible for schedule critical parts. Performance recognized by coworkers through Playmaker of the Week and Weight Improvement Program awards. Honored with the “Timely Awards Plan” cash award for outstanding BTP support of jig critical “focus” parts.

Education

Bachelor of Science
UC Irvine
1999 – 2004
Moorpark College

Skills