JC Cerilla was born and raised in Manila, Philippines.
Studied in an art school which eventually introduced him to the world of photography. Fascinated by the craft he made a career out of it. At a young age of just 22 years old he was already shooting for known magazines in the Philippines like Cosmopolitan and Playboy.
Doesn’t want to settle for mediocrity JC moved to New York and was able to assist photographer Andrea Blanch, a protégé of legendary photographer Richard Avedon. JC is now doing freelance works he concentrates on doing commercial beauty and fashion photography.
Playboy Cosmopolitan Haruo Noro Salon Xinnatex Muehleder Ink Magazine Mahogany Vogue Magazine Alisha Trimble Washington Roberts Cheng-Huai Chuang Hindy Weber Tantoco Hazel Sta. Ana Francis Libiran ABS-CBN Publication Summit Media Mega Publication Star Magic Catalogue 201 Magazine Dimension Magazine Quixoticonline.com Shot Magazine Statement Magazine Womens Mafia Meg Magazine Bounce Magazine The Real Deal Online Fashizblack Mindy Hall Telihana Robinsons Department Store Duglife Blue Realty Group Glamorous Chicks Cosmetics Janerations Press Kit
Objective: to get a position as a photographer where I can use my creative skills, experiences and talent.
Lighting and composition, 35mm cameras, Canon, Elinchrom , Broncolor, Hensel, Bowens, Alien Bees and Visatec strobes, working knowledge of PC and Mac computers, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Lightroom editing softwares.
Work Experience: Doc Marlon Photography
February 2009 - Assistant/Associate Photographer: Assisting Top Celebrity and Fashion
October 2009 Photographer in the studio and locations shoots.
January 2011 - Andrea Blanch Photography
May 2011 New York, NY
Intern: Assist in studio and did beauty retouching.
August 2011- Emmanuel New York Models
March 2012 House Photographer
Cosmopolitan Magazine Playboy Philippines
Meg Magazine Celebrity Living
Hair Now Bounce Magazine
Deluxe Publishing Statement Magazine
Quixotic Online Magazine ABS-CBN Publishing
Dimension Online Magazine Shot Magazine
LTV America Haruo Noro Salon
Telihana (International Singer) Y’MBOI Magazine
Alisha Trimble Larissa Muehleder
Cheng-Huai Chuang Hindy Webber Tantoco
Hazel Sta. Ana Xinnatex New York
Washington Roberts Cuffe Parade
Mindy Hall – Oscar Winner for Best Makeup for “Star Trek”
(Make up Artist Handbook 2nd edition) – Release January 2012
Educational Background: De La Salle – College of Saint Benilde
May 2003 -
March2007 Degree: AB - Multimedia Arts
Honors/Awards: Best of Benilde 2007 (Photography Contest)