Based in Vienna and Berlin, Sonja works as a cinematographer all around the world on commercials, documentaries and fiction films. She studied Cinematography at the German Film and Television Academy in Berlin (DFFB), and earned a Master's degree in the Science of Theatre, Film and Media in Vienna and Berlin. Earlier she worked a lot of years as camera assistant and electrician. She has shooting experience in Russia (Siberia), Canada (Yukon, Alberta), USA (East Coast, Midwest, Alaska), Mexico, Republic of the Philippines, Czech Republic, Romania and Italy.