DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY
Alicia Robbins is an Los Angeles based union Director of Photography. She graduated with a MFA in Cinematography from AFI in 2003 and joined the union as an operator in 2007. She is one of the award recipients of the prestigious Emerging Cinematographer Award for 2018 from the Cinematographer's Guild for her work on the short Internet Gangsters. She served as the Additional DP for the Shonda Rhimes show For the People (Season 2) for ABC working under Christian Sebaldt, ASC. She has shot 9 features and numerous commercials, documentaries, and music videos. The Wedding Invitation, feature film, won Best Romantic Comedy at the 2016 Manhattan Film Festival and Best Comedy at Burbank International Festival and is currently available on Amazon and VOD. Her next two features, Babysplitters and Forever Not Maybe are due for release in 2019. In addition to her cinematography, Alicia works as the lead DP for Driving Plates, a 360 plate company that specializes in 360 capture of driving and background footage for VFX elements and B-roll. Such projects that she has shot for include Creed II, Tag, The Post, SWAT, Scorpion, and many more. Alicia was also involved with 3D filmmaking, working as a rig tech and engineer for films such as Step Up Revolution and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.
Over the past 15 years, Alicia has endeavored to be a well-rounded DP working in the scripted world and has also developed solid skills in impro-style filmmaking that has flooded the entertainment industry. She has found that the combination of her skills, including knowledge of up-to-date technology and her versatility in creative styles, strengthens her work on any type of production.