Cassy Athena

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13, 1987
United States
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13, 1987 (age 34)
United States


Photographer who is known for her work with the NBA. As a Getty Images photographer, she shares a wide range of her athlete and celebrity photos with her over 260,000 Instagram followers. Her work has been published in sports Illustrated, Samsung, Billboard, and Slam Magazine. 

Before Fame

Being around the sports world growing up, she chose to pursue it as a career. She earned her BA in Art at Cal State University, Northridge. She then began her career as a Visual Effects Coordinator until going on to shoot a variety of NBA teams and individual stars. 


She is known for being the creator of the Nick Young Meme. She is also the survivor of a brain tumor.  

Family Life

She was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. 

Associated With

She shares her photographs of athletes to Instagram including portraits of Marvin Bagley IIIDeAndre AytonIman Shumpert, and James Harden