Trent Watts

Commercial & Documentary Cinematographer


Trent Watts is a non-union, non-agency Cinematographer, based in New York and Washington, DC. He collaborates with storytellers of all types, and shoots for some of the most well-known brands and media companies in the world. His practical approach stems from his beginnings in low-budget corporate/documentary work, where he honed in methods for maximizing production value with limited resources. His process with clients starts by listening carefully to their goals, examining references, and going over the best crew/gear/workflow options to maximize production value and convey their story in the most impactful way.


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