Passionate, Cooperative, Resourceful, Positive Minded with leadership training, good reasoning and a Passport. Well Rounded Freelance DP & Gimbal Operator for Documentary, Reality TV, Commercial, & Narrative. On a mission to create Inspirational Media!


11/18 – 11/18

Director of Photography (RED Epic-X) Passion with Phasion

Film (Short) — Fashion 4k Details
11/18 – 11/18

Shooting a Fashion Film with a Narrative Style and Story to it. I directed the lighting and camera.

9/18 – 9/18

Director of Photography (Canon C200) Red Moon

Braxton — Music Video Details
9/18 – 9/18

Lighting the music video which consisted of mostly night exteriors and a few car interiors. Had to light resourcefully and efficient. Also supported the director in getting shots that will cut together, and to achieve the feel that was desired.

8/18 – 8/18

Steadicam Op (GIMBAL ) Soul Mate

J Brave (Feat Braxton) — Music Video Details
8/18 – 8/18

Gimbal op for music video. Filmed in Los Angeles, CA. Operator and technician. 100 percent of shots were on Gimbal. I kept Gimbal smooth and was very fast paced to maintain the speed of production.

8/18 – 8/18

Camera Operator (Cannon C200) Birds of Paradise

Film (Short) — Long Take Productions Details
8/18 – 8/18

Camera Operator for my Director/DP buddies short film. Filmed in LA. Shot on C200 with Anamorphic Lenses.

6/18 – 6/18

Cinematographer (And Movi ) Weezer/Pixie

Live Nation — Digital — Live Nation Details
6/18 – 6/18

Cinematographer and Movi Op to create a highlight style video to promote the concert tour. Ran around the entire arena, in the pit, and prtially on the stage. We also did. Sit down interview discussion with 4 band members and I set the wide.

3/18 – 4/18

Director of Photography (Canon Cinema C100) – Sotheby's International Realty (Evoker )

Commercial/Ad — Evoker Details
3/18 – 4/18

Creating 25, 2 minute films in 6 weeks. Creating a organic feel with a polished clean look. Utilizing visual story telling to capture and share the the essence of the talent and stories. Lighting Interviews, and creating sequences , and directing talent & B-Cam for creative B-Roll.

3/18 – 3/18

Director of Photography (RED Helium ) Scars He Made

Film (Short) Details
3/18 – 3/18

Crafting the Look of the film. In addition to choosing the look and feel of the image, directing Lightings and camera, I also designed a majority of the shots/movements while thinking of the edit in mind. The director leaned on me a bit for shot design and I confidently delivered.

1/18 – 1/18

Director of Photography (RED EPIC-W ) LUCID Concept Trailer

Film (Short) Details
1/18 – 1/18

Come up with the look of the film, to plan gear, create many shots to add to the shot list. We filmed in a plane mimicking a plane crash with Lighting effects.


  • Cinematography 2017 Demo Reel

  • DP - C H A O S


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Alexander Tyson
Steadicam Op | Underwater Camera
Scott Hilburn is a brilliant and extremely talented Director of Photography who takes great pride with his camera work. I have had the privilege of working on set with him and he is always a pleasure to work with. He is a great person to have on set. ...MORE...
Russell Davis
Camera / Editor / Video
Scott is a respectful, hard working camera wielding guy! It was great to assist him and his team! I would gladly assist him again! ...MORE...
Jeremy Rovny
Scott is a boss! He works hard and is willing to put in the work/research necessary before coming to set so he is fully prepared every day. He helps keep a relaxed and positive mood on set -- a very kind and helpful man! I look forward to our next pr ...MORE...


Class of '18

ASC (American Society for Cinematographer) Lighting Master Class

ASC Master Class Certificate
Class of '13

College of Metaphysics

Applied Metaphysics, Visualization, Leadership, Positivity

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