Andrew Bressman was born in New York, US. Initially he studied political science and done physical education at the St. John University, but there was some problems in his family and this interruption affect in his studies and he travel in Newburgh while supporting himself with jobs as a sailor, gardener, and dishwasher and other professions. After that he again moved New York and became associated with circles of artists and writers. Here Andrew discovered his passion for photography and he worked in that field. He was also influenced by some photographs. He utilized a similar style, snapping images that provided an unvarnished look at the subject.