ABOUT YONI

Leonard "Yoni" Sambo is born and raised in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. He has had formal training in Music, Dance, Photography, Video Production, Web Design and Graphic Design. Yoni enjoys to pull from more then just one form of art to create his creatives. By being versatile in many forms of art, he is able to create unique pieces and also reduce the limitations of a client's vision. 

With over 6 years of retail experience, he continues to exceed at excellent customer service when it comes to the making of his creatives. This includes the pre-production, production phase and post-production. Many of his clients deem him to be very organized, punctual, respectful and most of all professional.

By having backgrounds in many forms of art, Yoni has worked with many industry professionals and has gained multiple contacts. Only professionals in their respective fields will be brought along on specific projects to produce the highest quality of work.

Yoni's main focus as of now, is Fashion Photography. He is currently shooting for Models International Management , FACES Magazine and has been published both locally and internationally. Yoni has recently been working out of Ottawa, Los Angeles and Tokyo. He continues to work with many clients, on personal projects and collaborations with various artists.

NOTABLE CLIENTS

Individual Artists

  • Nick DeMoura (Tour Director)
  • Shaun Evaristo (CEO & Founder of Movement Lifestyle)
  • Deirdre Barnes (Tour Dancer)
  • Blake McGrath (VIP Dance Events)
  • Marty Kudelka (Tour Director)
  • Ian Eastwood (Young Lions)
  • Tessandra Chavez (Unity Dance Ensemble)
  • Nico Archambault (So You Think You Can Dance Canada)
  • Charlize Glass (Pulse Elite Protege)
  • Alyssa Trask (Advanced Pulse Protege)
  • Logan Thompson (Pulse Protege /  Air Tight Ent)
  • Maddie Hanson (Pulse Elite Protege / Juliard SI)
  • Scott Forsyth (Brotherhood)
  • Luaiy Agial (Young Astronauts) 
  • Azne Skrube (Tour Dancer)
  • Athena Perample (MSA Agency)
  • Sheela Awe (Recording Artist / Creme De La Fame)
  • Emily Luciano (Digital Content Creator / Lovely Luciano)
  • Kim Gingras (Bloc Talent Agency)
  • Feng (Quest Crew)
  • Lydia Paek (YG Entertainment / Singer / Songwriter)
  • Gigi Lam (Fashion Blogger / Creme De La Fame)
  • Andrew Garcia (Singer)
  • Josh Leyva (Youtube)
  • Chachi Gonzales (Dancer / Reebok Athlete)
  • Ricky Alvarez (Tour Dancer)
  • Max Pham Nguyen (Tour Dancer)
  • Sarah Belle (Youtube)
  • Acid Raiiin (Fashion Blogger)
  • Johnny "JBlaze" Erasme (Tour Dancer)
  • Kid David (Tour Dancer)
  • Yusuke Nakai (Tour Dancer)
  • Bboy Luigi (Tour Dancer)
  • CJ Salvador (Tour Dancer)
  • Connor Williams (Ottawa Redblacks)
  • Jermaine Robinson (Ottawa Redblacks)
  • King Tokyo (Designer)
Hes, Yoni, Yusuke & Jino (En Dance Studio - Shibuya)

Hes, Yoni, Yusuke & Jino (En Dance Studio - Shibuya)

Post-photoshoot with designer KiNG Tokyo.

Post-photoshoot with designer KiNG Tokyo.

Designer Rocket (Broke City Gold) & Yoni

Designer Rocket (Broke City Gold) & Yoni

Yoni as a featured artist at RAW's Spectrum 2014 Show. (Photo taken by Alexandre Brault)

Yoni as a featured artist at RAW's Spectrum 2014 Show. (Photo taken by Alexandre Brault)

Post-photoshoot with Chachi Gonzales, Josh Leyva and the rest of the amazing team.

Post-photoshoot with Chachi Gonzales, Josh Leyva and the rest of the amazing team.

Clothing Brands

"TOO" Saito (En Dance Studio) & Yoni

"TOO" Saito (En Dance Studio) & Yoni

  • IVY Swimwear
  • Popular Demand
  • KiNG Customs
  • LVD
  • Urban Gilt
  • Dimepiece LA
  • New Balance
  • Diesel
  • Eleven Paris
  • Alpha Industries
  • Fashion Nova
  • Creme De La Fame
  • Under LA
  • Red Crown
  • The Escape Movement
  • ALTR Ego
  • NWKD
Yoni & Coco Natsuko (En Dance Studio)

Yoni & Coco Natsuko (En Dance Studio)

Benji, Yoni & Andrew Garcia

Benji, Yoni & Andrew Garcia

Companies & Organizations

  • World Styling Corporation
  • Ottawa Redblacks
  • Models International Management
  • FACES Magazine
  • KROWD Magazine
  • Les Suites Hotel
  • Elite Helicopters 
  • VIP Dance Events
  • Canadian Dance Factory
  • Goodlife Fitness Clubs
  • Children's Wish Foundation
  • Do It For Daron (D.I.F.D)
  • Higher Education Summit
  • Justin Bieber's 2016 Purpose Tour
  • Justin Bieber's 2012 Believe Tour
Lydia Paek, Yoni & Sheela Awe

Lydia Paek, Yoni & Sheela Awe

Justin Bieber's Believe Tour Workshop with Nick DeMoura (Tour Director) & Shaun Evaristo (Dancer) hosted by: M.I.N Ent, Angel A, and Yoni

Justin Bieber's Believe Tour Workshop with Nick DeMoura (Tour Director) & Shaun Evaristo (Dancer) hosted by: M.I.N Ent, Angel A, and Yoni