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Shendl Copitman

Photographer, Photojournalist

Shendy is originally from Chisinau, Republic of Moldova. She fell in love with photography after one year work with famous photographer Kitra Cahana. She graudeted form Paideia Institute in Sweden, Open University of Israel and  Professional school of photography in Moldova. After that she transformed her knowledge into a social and art projects. She created few projects and held exhibitions around a world. 


One of those is photo project "JewsAroundMe" about Jewish communities. In her exhibitions Shendl shows community and its spirit through people, their faces, statements and predestination. The participants of her project are community leaders, artists, professionals, musicians and among them are famous people

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The other project she started is TorahImages exhibition. Torah Images is a series of Art exhibitions that’s unites 3 Arts: photography, painting and music. Exhibition are interactive and has great educational influence. The project is a union of three artists: photographer Shendy Copitman, artist Maria Sclearenco and famous klezmer violinist Mark Kovnatskiy.

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On 2023 she initiated her first journalistic project "Cries of War" The goal of the project is to show and tell the story of people from Ukraine whose lives have changed dramatically since the beginning of the Russian invasion.

Check it on CriesOfWar

Beside projects she also is working as a reportage photographer. Her main filds are: Mucis Festivals, official events, family events and etc.

Check her works HERE


Her photos were published in Jerusalem Post, The times of Israel, Deutsche Welle, MDR and etc 

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