Rafael is a father full-time, a husband, and a passionate individual.
He was born in Brazil but since he was a kid he traveled to the US on many occasions with his family and immediately fell in love with the place.
After graduating college, he decided to live in California and follow his dreams.
Of all kinds of jobs, he did after moving into the US, photography, and filmmaking were the ones he finally showed his passion.
Starting as a sports photographer to later becoming a wedding cinematographer and after that finding his passion in commercial/advertising stills and motion.
His work consists of fashion, lifestyle, kids, sports, short films, and some documentaries of his own personal projects.
When he is not filming, he surfs many spots in Southern California, watches films on Netflix, and spends time with his wife and two boys.
His favorite films are Back to the Future Trilogy, E.T., Matrix Trilogy, and all Quentin Tarantino movies.
- RED DRAGON 8K
- ALEXA MINI LF
- URSA MINI PRO
- RED KOMODO 6K
- CANON R5-C
- CANON R
- Angenieux EZ-1
- DZOFilm Pictor
- Zeiss CP.3
- Canon line RF and LF