Laura is an Irish DOP (Director of Photography) and DJI ambassador based in London. She has both Irish and American passports and is a member of the International Collective of Female Cinematographers (ICFC).
Laura was born in the U.S but grew up all over the world and has a background in action sports. Before getting into the film industry, she worked as a ski instructor for 4 years whilst gaining a BA in History from University of York. She then pursued her MA in Filmmaking at the London Film School and graduated 2017, specialising in Cinematography.
Laura's work has taken her all over the world, from Iceland to Pakistan. Her work on "Bound" (2018) was runner up at the Oscar qualifying Cork Film Festival.
With a passion for cinematography and a strong background in action sports she has worked as a cinematographer and in the camera dept. with Sky Sports, BBC, Coca Cola, Toyota, Budweiser, Adidas, Formula 1, Red Bull, LadBible and many more.
Awards and Recognition
East End Film Festival - Nominated for Best UK Short Film, Official Selection 2018
Kinofilm Festival - Runner Up: Best British Short 2018
Amsterdam Film Festival - Winner: World Cinema Directing Award
Fastnet Film Festival - Official Selection 2018
Dumbo Film Festival - Official Selection 2018
TMFF - Finalist for Best Film, Screenplay, Editing and Actor of the Month 2018
Lift Off Global Network: First Time Filmmaker Showcase - Official Selection
Bound dir Amy Corrigan
Cork Film Festival - Official Selection 2019 - Special Mention
Rhode Island International Film Festival - Official Selection 2020
Chelsea Film Festival - Official Selection 2019
London Short Film Festival - Official Selection 2018
Fastnet Film Festival - Official Selection 2020
Age of Reason dir Tom Colley
Lift Off Sessions 2019 - Official Selection
Cinema Ambiente Festivale Italy 2019 - Official Selection