at its finest.
"Your trade and craft define your art." -Ricardo Reyna
And I take my trade and craft seriously to deliver more than just art,
but the most captivating and authentic films you'll ever see.
Featured at the Nevada Women's Film Festival and the UNLV Springflicks Film Festival
9th Island Stories Hula follows Chloe Ponimoi, a veteran hula dancer, as she teaches Hula to members of the UNLV ʻEwalu Club and redefining our concept of Hula as a beautiful story within itself.
A continuation of 9th Island Stories: Hula the visionaries at KaizenCreativeStudios along with the help of Chloe Ponimoi and her Kumu, gave closure to all these Hula dancers by allowing us to capture their breathtaking story through Hula to the deep and warm voice of Josh Tatofi's "For the Lahui".
The Test of Time is an epic timelapse short shot over a 3 month period on the Island of Hawai'i. From the mountain peaks of Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa, to the rolling hills of Waimea, the hot beaches of the Kona-Kohala coastline, to the wet Hilo rain, to the calm Kilauea volcano, it is all here in the most cinematic way.
Australia has got to be one of the last frontiers on this planet, I traveled with the group travel agency RusticPathways as they took me across the country from the bustling city center of Sydney to the desolate regions of the Outback! I created this travel film to highlight my time in the country.
When I'm not making films, I'm working with businesses and brands to
better brand themselves with my captivating and authentic videos.
MoistHawaii // Brand Advertisement
Showing off the versatility of a GoPro for the MoistHawaii GoPro giveaway! Land , sea, and air are shown off in the most beautiful and cinematic way possible to inspire aspiring creators.
KMSC // Business Ad
Kamakani Strength & Conditioning Camp is a 3 week summer strength and conditioning camp led by Coach Ka'ai, the 2019 NHSSCA Regional Coach of the Year.
Quiet Desperation - ButtonMab // Music Video
A dear high school friend of mine, now music producer and rapper asked to create a music video to his song "Quiet Desperation" a song about defining ones self worth to the world.
UNLV Premier // Event Coverage
UNLV Premier is an event put on at the beginning of every school year to get old and new students into the scarlet and gray spirit with numerous food trucks, competitions, raves, carnival rides, fireworks, and HeyReb!
ElationLV // Event Coverage
Nothing is more energetic than a underground nightclub and this one, nothing could extinguish the crowd-like fire.