Anton Smolin


I am Anton Smolin, presently residing in Sydney, Australia, and I bring over a decade of expertise in the field of software development. Commencing my professional journey more than ten years ago, I initially entered the technology landscape as a Data Entry Operator. This inaugural role served as the cornerstone for my burgeoning career, sparking my fervor for technology and software solutions.

As I ascended through the professional ranks, I engaged in a transformative educational odyssey at esteemed institutions such as Cornell University and Marquette University. These academic pursuits refined my skills and deepened my comprehension of software development, synergizing with my practical experience in the continually evolving technology industry.

In 2015, I assumed my current position, leading a team of dedicated professionals in the expansive realm of software development. Throughout the years, I have applied my comprehensive skill set and academic insights to make significant contributions to the growth and success of our projects. My leadership has played a pivotal role in navigating the intricacies of software development, ensuring that our team remains at the vanguard of innovation.

Across my multifaceted journey, I have not only observed but actively participated in the evolution of software development, consistently adapting to emerging technologies and industry trends. My unwavering commitment to excellence, coupled with an unrelenting pursuit of knowledge, continues to propel my efforts in pushing the boundaries of what is achievable in the realm of technology.

Anton Smolin on food and travels

About Anton Smolin

Anton Smolin


Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Communications
University of Sydney]
Graduated: 1998


  1. Travel Writer and Photographer
  • Freelance (Self-employed)
  • 2002 – Present
  • Responsibilities:
    • Researching, writing, and photographing travel articles for various publications and online platforms.
    • Collaborating with editors and publishers to meet deadlines and adhere to editorial guidelines.
    • Building a strong online presence through social media channels and personal blog.
  1. Food Critic and Blogger
  • Freelance (Self-employed)
  • 2005 – Present
  • Responsibilities:
    • Visiting restaurants, cafes, and food markets to sample and review dishes.
    • Writing engaging and informative food-related content for personal blog and client websites.
    • Developing relationships with chefs, restaurateurs, and industry professionals to stay abreast of culinary trends.
  1. Editorial Intern
  • SMH
  • 1998 – 2000
  • Responsibilities:
    • Assisting senior editors with research, fact-checking, and content creation.
    • Contributing written articles and photography to print and online editions.
    • Learning about the editorial process and industry standards in journalism.


  • Proficient in photography and photo editing software (e.g., Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom).
  • Strong writing skills with a keen eye for detail and storytelling.
  • Extensive knowledge of international cuisine and culinary trends.
  • Experienced in social media management and content creation.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and meet tight deadlines.

Recommendations/ Reviews

“Anton is a talented and passionate travel writer with a knack for capturing the essence of a destination through vivid storytelling and stunning photography. His articles are always well-researched, engaging, and a pleasure to read.”

  • Davos Retchick

“I’ve had the pleasure of working with Anton on several occasions, and I am continually impressed by his professionalism, creativity, and dedication to his craft. His insights into food and travel are invaluable, and his ability to connect with readers is truly remarkable.”

  • Marco, Chef and Restaurateur, The Cafe Bookstore

Anton Smolin’s resume demonstrates a solid foundation in journalism and communications, coupled with extensive experience in travel writing, photography, and food blogging. His skills, expertise, and glowing recommendations attest to his ability to excel in any endeavor within the realm of media and content creation.