Fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin Chinese
Able and love to travel (also fluent in it)
Proficient in Davinci Resolve & Premiere Pro
Cinematographer Credits

2020 - Ateh (pre-production) / narrative short, dir. Kristie Ko / Hong Kong Fresh Wave International Short Film Festival

2020 - Things I Never Said (in production) / documentary feature, dir. Wendy Wang, Dustbunny Pictures

2020 - Herselves (post-production) / doc-fiction hybrid short, dir. Kristy Choi, Visual Communications / Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival

2019 - The Paradise We Are Looking For:  Morning Passing on El Cajón Boulevard / segment of 4-part documentary feature, dir. Quyên Nguyen-Le, Pacific Arts Movement / Opening Night Film of San Diego Asian Film Festival 2019

2019 - The Invisible Ones / narrative short, dir. Eliza Brownlie, Checkmate Films

2019 - World as We Know It / narrative short, dir. Jameson Bryant, NYFA / Chicago South Asian Film Festival 2019

2019 - Tiny Fingers / VR narrative short, dir. Lakpathy Wijesekara / Nominated - Best VR Film Award at FICMA-Mexico

2018 - Wordless / doc-fiction hybrid, dir. Zhichun Huang / Jim Cummings's The Short to Feature Lab

*2018 - Story of: Cabinet of Curiosity / branded documentary, dir. Kayla Tong

2018 - Lady Parts / digital series pilot, dir. Alle Hsu & Rachel Leyco, Empowerhouse Media

*2016 - Home is where the Sunsets / narrative short, dir. Kayla Tong, Visual Communications / Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival 2016, Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival 2017, Best Directing in Narrative Award at Sacramento Asian Pacific Film Festival 2017, Sarasota Film Festival 2017, Best Ensemble Cast Award at Asians on Film Festival of Shorts 2016, Vancouver Asian Film Festival 2017, Kerry Film Festival 2017 (Ireland), Asian Film Festival of Dallas 2017, Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival 2017, DC Asian American Film Festival 2017, Seattle Asian American Film Festival 2017, Ithaca Pan Asian American Film Festival 2017, Houston Asian American Pacific Islander Film Festival 2017, Austin Asian American Film Festival 2017, Post Alley Film Festival 2017, Visual Communications Summer Series “Uprooted from the Scenes” 2016, Starry Nite Festival 2018 (Houston, Texas), Pitzer College 2018

2016 - Wash / narrative short, dir. Zhichun Huang / LA Shorts International Film Festival 2017, BLOW-UP International Arthouse FILM FEST Chicago 2018

2016 - War Cry / narrative short, dir. Merja Maijanen, Kinoeyes / Marano Ragazzi Spot Festival 2017

2016 - Stayin' Alive / narrative short, dir. Doris Tääker, Kinoeyes

2016 - Reflections of a Circle / experimental short, dir. Andrijana Krcmar, Kinoeyes

2016 - Red Savva - Phenomenon / music video, dir. Ace (Hasinth Pathirana)

*2015 - White Stain / experimental short, dir. Kayla Tong, USC School of Cinematic Arts / The Women's Voices Now Film Festival

*2015 - Moky / documentary short, dir. Kayla Tong

*2014 - The Return / narrative short, dir. Jingliang Tan, Asian Film Academy / Busan International Film Festival 2014

2014 - 1200 Sandwiches / documentary short, dir. Kayla Tong, The Missionaries of Charity Brothers

*Also as Director

Camera Operator Credits

2020 - Baldwin Beauty / narrative short, B cam op, dp. Ante Cheng, dir. Thembi Banks, Powderkeg Media / Sundance Film Festival

2019 - The Real King Lear / tv short, B cam op, dp. Ante Cheng, dir. Brad Barnes, Pretty Orphans & One Fell Swoop Productions

2019 - The Shabbos Goy / narrative short, B cam op, dp. Ante Cheng, dir. Talia Osteen, Powderkeg Media / Austin Film Festival

2018 - Home Entertainment / narrative short, cam op, dp. Jarod Wang, dir. Sonia Gumuchian & Katherine Eaton / Austin Film Festival

2018 - Noah / music video, B cam op, dp. Natalie Chao, dir. Adrian Vega Albela Osorio

2018 - Tea for Two / digital series, cam op, dp. Joseph Yao, Jubilee Media

Focus Puller / Camera Assistant Credits

What I have worked with: Various model of Arri, RED, Sony, Canon, Panasonic Cinema Cameras; Insta 360 Pro, Gear 360 VR Cameras; Panavision, Cooke, Zeiss, Todd-ao, Cineovision, Arri, Canon K35, Angenieux, Lomo, Atlas anamorphic & spherical lenses; ARRI WCU-4, Preston, Nucleus-M, Bartech Wireless follow focus; Teradek, Paralink Wireless Video Unit; Sachtler, OConnor, Manfrotto Tripods; SmallHD, Atmos, Flanders Scientific monitors & recorders; JL Fisher, Chapman, Dana Dolly; Easyrig; Assembly, operation, maintenance, and safely caring for cameras, lenses, filters, and accessories; Training 2nd ACs and Camera Interns

Equipment owned: Camera Assistant kit with Cinebag, SmallHD 702 Bright, Necleus-M Wireless FF, Panasonic S1 with lenses

2020 - Knives Out 荒野行動 / video game commercial, 1st AC, dp. Ante Cheng

2020 - Science Fiction: A Conversation Between Artist and Scientist / documentary feature, 1st AC, dp. Ante Cheng, CCTV

2020 - Shit You Knot / narrative short, 1st AC, dp. Ante Cheng, 307 East

2019 - Ms. Purple / narrative feature, 1st AC, dp. Ante Cheng, dir. Justin Chon / Theatrical release, Sundance Film Festival, Busan IFF

2019 - Samir / narrative feature, 1st AC, dp. Ante Cheng, Warner Bros. / Heartland International Film Festival 2019

2019 - Generational Gravity 我们的浪潮 / docu-series, 2nd AC, Tencent & 别的* (previously VICE China)

2019 - Ananya Birla - Day Goes By ft. Sean Kingston / music video, 2nd AC, dp. Anthony Kimata, Luit Media

2019 - Rachel from New York / narrative short, 1st AC, dp. Ante Cheng, dir. Jeanne Jo, Powderkeg

2019 - Lauren Conrad at Kohl's / commercial, 1st AC, dp. & dir. Yoni Goldberg, Kohl's

2019 - Morenita / experimental feature, 1st AC, dp. Natalie Chao & Kenzo Le, dir. Gabriela Ortega & Diana Valencia

2018 - East of La Brea / digital series, 2nd AC, dp. Ante Cheng, Powderkeg Media / SXSW Film Festival 2019

2018 - Elderly Aldermen ft. Chance the Rapper / 1st AC, dp. Ante Cheng, Chicagoist TV

2018 - Good Gas feat. 2 Chainz, A$AP Ferg & FKi 1st - How I Feel / music video, 2nd AC, dp. Philips Shum, Psycho Films

2018 - Bhad Bhabie - Both of Em / music video, 2nd AC, dp. Philips Shum, Psycho Films

2018 - Escape from Stonerland / reality tv, 2nd AC, College Humor

2018 - Where Dreams Rest / narrative short, 2nd AC, dp. Ante Cheng, USC School of Cinematic Arts

2018 - R, Don't let me down / commercial, 1st AC, dp. Ante Cheng, Sony

2018 - Filch / narrative short, 1st AC, dp. Ante Cheng, dir. Kiran Deol

2018 - GETVOKL: Earthers / commercial, 1st AC, dp. Sebastian Schrils

2018 - Lily & Maya / commercial, 1st AC, dp. Martin Baird, USC Media Institute for Social Change

2018 - SHINN - My Own / music video, 1st AC, dp. James Wilson, HiFREQ Films

2017-2018 Netflix Marketing Videos / commercial, 2nd AC, dp. Casey Bohrnell, Netflix

2017 - Li Shan / narrative short, 2nd AC, dp. Martin Baird / Sloan Foundation & USC School of Cinematic Arts

2017 - Marie / narrative short, 1st AC, dp. Natalie Chao

2017 - Shovel / narrative short, 1st AC, dp. Natalie Chao

2017 - Pre-Production: The Webseries / digital series, 1st AC, dp. Brian Tang, The Dirty Laundry Collective

2016 - SHINN - Tell a Lie / music video, 1st AC, dp. Octavio Estrada, HiFREQ Films

2016 - Beverly Hills Ghost / digital series, 1st AC, dp. Sergio Crego, Mens Rea Productions

2016 - Red Hot Frog / narrative short, 1st AC, dp. Joseph Yao, USC School of Cinematic Arts

2016 - The Parallel Project / narrative short, 1st AC, dp. Matt Brodie

Education

2020 - Certificate in Jungian Studies (Analytical Psychology), C.G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles / Los Angeles, California

2016 - M.A. Candidate in Cinematography, Kinoeyes Program, Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias / Lisbon, Portugal

2013-2015 - B.A. Cinema Studies, USC School of Cinematic Arts / Los Angeles, California

2012 - "Asia as the Global Future" Summer Institute in Asian Studies, Social Science & Politics, Hong Kong University / Hong Kong, Seoul, Beijing

Fellowships & Awards

2017 - Erasmus Mundus Scholarship for Studies in Cinematography / Erasmus + Programme of the European Union

2017 - Best Director in Narrative Award for "Home is where the Sunsets" / Sacramento Asian Pacific Film Festival

2016 - Armed With a Camera Fellowship for Emerging Media Artists / Directing fellow / LA Asian Pacific Film Festival / Los Angeles, CA

2014 - Asian Film Academy / Cinematography fellow / Busan International Film Festival / Busan, South Korea

Professional Affiliations

Since 2020 - Brown Girls Doc Mafia

Since 2019 - Asian American Documentary Network (A-Doc)