Director of Photography

Based in Los Angeles, CA

Member of the International Collective of Female CinematographersThe Authority Collective, and Sporas.
2020 - 2021 Sigma Cine Ambassador
2019 ASC Vision Mentorship Recipient [Mentor: John Simmons, ASC]

Commercial/Branded Content
L’Oreal: MTV’s The Hills with Audrina Patridge
P&G: Good is Gold - Allyson Felix and Scout Bassett

Amazon Music: Ol’ Dirty Bastard - Unique (LA DP)
The Essential Campaign: #EssentialWoman
Disney Channel: Celebrate Pride with Raven-Symoné
Netflix: Rooted in Culture (Celebrating Black History Month)
Hulu: Your Attention Please (Coco & Breezy and Nicole LaPointe Jameson) [Director + DP]
Disney Channel: Celebrate Black History Month with Raven-Symoné and Quinn Wilson

Disney Channel: Discover Your Voice! | Hispanic Heritage Month (5-part series)
Chase x NowThis: ‘Anatomy of’ with Amanda Seales
Ad Council: Discussing Mental Health | Seize the Awkward with Aminé, Hayley Kiyoko, Christina Perri
Benefit Cosmetics: ‘Boss Brows’ Campaign
1-800-Flowers: ‘Make Mom Feel Loved’ Mother’s Day Commercial

OwlNWood: ‘Beautiful Things’ Campaign
Pandora: Sounds Like Pride with Troye Sivan
Pandora: Shawn Mendes Breaking Genres
Pandora: Janelle Monáe Gets Real in VR
Pandora: Ne-Yo - Literally, Literally - “Good Man”
Pandora: Trippie Redd - The Sauce - "Dark Knight Dummo"
Pandora: Rich the Kid - The Sauce - "New Freezer"
Pandora: Meghan Trainor - Thumbs Up Thumbs Down Madame Gandhi - Women in Music

Pandora: Sounds Like You: 2017 
Pandora: Cigarettes After Sex - Thumbs Up Thumbs Down
Pandora: Lil Yachty - The Sauce - "On Me"
Pandora: G-Eazy - Literally Literally - "The Beautiful & Damned"
Pandora: Miguel - Thumbs Up Thumbs Down - "War & Leisure"
Pandora: Poppy - Thumbs Up Thumbs Down - "Poppy.Computer"
Pandora: Kelly Clarkson - Thumbs Up Thumbs Down - "Meaning of"
Pandora: Ty Dolla $ign - Thumbs Up Thumbs Down - "Beach House"
Pandora: Macklemore - Literally, Literally - "Gemini"
Pandora: Questlove Supreme ft. Too $hort
Pandora: Kia Niro - Smarter Way to Go - Director
Pandora: Western Union - Making Dreams Come True ft. Phillip Phillips - Director

Video Installation
2021    Know That I’ve Enjoyed Sunshine - 4 Channel Installation - Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
             Between One World and The Next - Single Channel Project - Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
2019   Oklahoma is Black - 3 Single Channel Installations - Oklahoma Contemporary, Oklahoma City, OK
2019   To Have and To Know - Single Channel Installation - Photoville LA, Los Angeles, LA

Short Documentary
2019   ‘Oklahoma is Black’ - Director and Director of Photography [Premiered at 8th Annual Blackstar Film Festival]
2019   ‘Nay’ - Director and Director of Photography [Premiered at Outfest Fusion for their 1 Minute Film Competition]

Short Narrative
2017   ‘Snow Mountain’ - Dir By: Ed Ntiri
2016  ‘Xanh’ - Dir By: Sal Tran

Music Video & Short Music Films
2019   Denitia - “Be There” - Director and Director of Photography [Premiered on TomTom Magazine]
            NXTGEN - “Rewind” - Dir By: Shadae Lamar Smith
2018   Queens D. Light - "Flavor of Green" [Premiered at Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive]
2017    Angel in the Infinite - Dir By: India Davis [Premiered at the Brava Theater in San Francisco]
2016   Mara Hruby - "Wee Small Hours" [Premiered on NPR Music]  

Awards and Grants
2020  Black Artist Fund grant recipient
            Argo Short Film Impact Award
            California Relief Fund for Artists grant recipient
2019   ASC Vision Mentorship recipient
2017   Bay Brilliant: KQED Arts Women to Watch
2013   SF Masterminds 1st Place grant recipient
2012   Florence French Award

2020-2021  Echo Park Film Center Artist-in-Residence

Lectures and Panels
2021   “Making It as a Cinematographer with Free the Work,” Outfest, Los Angeles, CA, Online Panel              
            “UC Irvine DigiFilm Guest Filmmaker Week” UC Irvine, Irvine, CA, Online Panel
2020  “Through Her Lens: Creating a Truly Inclusive Film Industry” featuring Black Women Cinematographers, Online Panel
            “Reframing Black Queer Perspectives in Art + Media” Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA
            “let me tell you what home looks like” Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
2018   "Inclusivity Now" MOPLA, The Line Hotel, Los Angeles, CA
            "When Women Disrupt" University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
            "Women in Film" Compton College, Compton, CA
2017   "LunchTime Talks" Camp Reel Stories, Oakland, CA
            "Guest Lecture: Social Justice for Social Media" Bay Area Video Coalition, San Francisco, CA
2016   "Filmmaker Roundtable @ QWOCFF" Brava Theater, San Francisco, CA
            "SocDoc 10th Anniversary Panel" UC Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA
2013   “Food Justice and Health” [Guest Facilitator] SF County Jail, San Francisco , CA
            “My Art, My Culture” Betti Ono Gallery, Oakland , CA

2012    M.A. in Social Documentation | UC Santa Cruz, CA
2008   B.A. in Psychology & Sociology | CSU Chico, CA
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