I am an award winning Director of Photography based in Philadelphia and New York. I have experience in commercial, narrative, and documentary filmmaking.


5/17 – 5/19

Director of Photography (DP) (Red Weapon, Sony Fs7, Canon C300, Sony A7sii)

Staff Position — JTwo Films Details
5/17 – 5/19

Head of Visual Storytelling as their staff cinematographer and photographer.

3/19 – 4/19

Director of Photography (DP) (Red Weapon) Penn Relays Documentary

Film (Feature-length) — JTwo Films Details
3/19 – 4/19

Organized and planned a 4-camera set up for three consecutive shoot days and was the lead camera operator for the event.

3/19 – 3/19

Assistant Camera (AC) (Red Weapon)

Advertising Details
3/19 – 3/19

Set up and break down Red Weapon on Movi Pro, pull focus, and assist DP in movement and travel.

1/18 – 1/18

Director of Photography (DP) (Red Weapon)

Advertising — Something Awry Productions Details
1/18 – 1/18

Shot five commercials that have gained over 1 million view on Youtube that feature DC Superhero Girls toys.

7/16 – 8/16

Camera Operator (Sony F7S) AyAyAy

Film (Short) Details
7/16 – 8/16

Handheld camera operator for a narrative film shooting on location in rural Tennessee.



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Brittany Bonanno
Production Coordinator
Maria has a true skill for bringing a story to life through picture. She has the ability to transform audiences perspectives by making the most basic of subjects engaging and beautiful. She sees things in a different light than most, which allows her ...MORE...


Class of '17

Temple University

BA in Film & Media Arts


  • Editing
  • Camera Operator
  • Cinematographer
  • Color Correction
  • 1st AC
  • 2nd AC