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Arash Maghbouleh began his life in film and photography at the young age of 12 in Orange County, 1 hour south of Hollywood. Since then, he has been working in the industry with numerous production companies and has been nominated as Artist of The Year by the OC Register. On set, Arash is primarily either the Director of Photography or the First Assistant Camera. He has worked on a wide range of award winning projects including commercials, feature films, music videos, short films, and PSAs. Arash will ensure that your project is of the highest, professional quality. Arash’s best skill is taking the vision a client has and putting it on screen. Outside of filmmaking, he enjoys all things related to food and hanging out with his puppy Mila.
Dakoda Smith has been working in film for the past 5 years. He is currently attending saddleback college and pursuing a film production degree. Dakoda has been working as Cinematographer for 2 years and has worked on projects ranging from commercials to music videos to feature films. When Dakoda isn't shooting, he is working as a camera operator, focus puller, producer, or creative director. Dakoda prides himself in his creativity in producing and directing. Especially when it comes to delivering stunning media at or under budget that the customer can be proud of. Furthermore, thinking outside the box is what Dakoda does best. Whether it's giving a client a new idea or perspective for their product, or coming up with a new, different way of capturing a customer's vision, there is no task too small. Off set, you can find Dakoda spending time with friends and family, taking photos, or teaching film production to students in Orange County.