James Wilson is a cinematographer based in San Francisco and Los Angeles with a strong passion for visual storytelling. In order to create stunning images that serve to purpose of storytelling, James is always looking for ways to challenge himself both creatively and mentally.
As a child, James traveled to Japan often to visit his family. Today he is an avid traveler and thinks its important in order to not only understand other's cultures and values, but to tell stories that can relate to an international audience.
When he's not working, James enjoys cooking meals and building things with his hands.
His favorite filmmakers (in no order) are:
Akira Kurosawa — Rodger Deakins — Kathryn Bigelow
Darren Aronofsky — Stanley Kubrick — Wong Kar-wai David Fincher