Based in Vienna and Berlin, Sonja works as a cinematographer 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, Canada, USA, Mexico, Republic of the Philippines, Czech Republic, Romania and Italy.