I am currently participating in Hollywood Cinema Production Resources’ Training Program in order to be recognized by Local 600. Although I was pursing a career in clarinet performance, with over 10 years of experience, I switched my major in the middle of college to pursue a degree in Graphic Design. Through YouTube tutorials, online forums, and camera assistant/lighting manuals, I am dedicated to learning the technical aspects of cinematography.


10/19 – 10/19

Swing From the Nothing

Film (Short) — American Film Institute Details
10/19 – 10/19

Rigging and striking from a 2-ton truck. HMI and tungsten lighting package. Gripped and gaffed for a small crew (27 crew members).

9/19 – 9/19

First Assistant Camera (song not released)

YouTube — Music Video — Warner Music Group Details
9/19 – 9/19

Performed 1st AC duties; focus pulling on Tilta Nucleus Nano system on a BMPCC 4K camera attached to a DJI Ronin S gimbal.

8/19 – 8/19

First Assistant Camera (Night) Numb

Amber Liu — Music Video — Uplifted Visuals Details
8/19 – 8/19

Handled all loading, rigging and striking. Performed 1st AC and 2nd AC tasks on a 2.5 man crew (1DP, 1 Producer, myself). Nucleus Nano Follow Focus on a BMPCC 4K and DJI Ronin Rig.

6/16 – 7/16

Director of Photography Davis Baroque Ensemble 2016 Tour

YouTube — Digital — Davis Senior High School Baroque Ensemble Details
6/16 – 7/16

shot and edited a 14 day classical tour of the Davis Senior High School Baroque Ensemble on a one-man-band production that was delivered via DVD package. Performed documentary photography duties as well as work round the clock, providing concert and day-to-day footage.


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Class of '21

West Los Angeles College

Certificate in Cinema/TV Production
Class of '21

Hollywood Certified Production Resources Training Program

Local 600 card & Union Roster Eligibility
Class of '18

University of California, Davis

Graphic Design, BA

My Gear

  • GH5
  • Blackmagic Pocket Cinema
  • Sony a6500
  • Sony A7r


  • University of California
  • Hollywood Cinema Production Resources
  • West Los Angeles College


  • Final Cut Pro
  • Capture One
  • DaVinci Resolve
  • Studio Lighting
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Color Grading
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Retouching
  • Arri Camera Systems
  • Theatrical Lighting Design
  • Daylighting and Interior Design
  • Lighting Tech and Design
  • Visual Graphic Communication