Brian T. Silak is a professional photographer based in the New York City area where he has worked over the course of the past fifteen years. His work centers on creative portraiture, music and celebrity profiles and fashion and surreal illustration environments. Brian was born and raised in Queens, NY. He holds an AAS in Photography from the Fashion Institute of Technicology, and is a graduate from the High School of Art and Design where he first majored in film making and later began his studies in the field of photography. While currently a senior contributor for the audio engineering publication Tape Op magazine, he has also worked for Island Def Jam Music Group International, many indie label musicians and several fashion editorials. In addition he has also had the opportunity to work with corporate clients such as Anthropologie, Movado and Coach.