Cole McCarthy is a professional cinematographer based out of Los Angeles. Cole studied cinematography at the UCLA School of Film and Television under his mentor, William McDonald, ASC. With the support of Panavision, Kodak, and Fotokem, Cole was able to flourish and define his visual style as a DP and camera operator.
Cole specializes in creating striking images with a knack for immersive camera movement and his ability to adapt to any environment. His work encompasses music videos, promotional content, travel, action sports, and narrative films. After years as a Content Creator at Universal Music Group working with some of their top labels, he has taken the next step to pursue his freelance career behind the camera.
Black Magic Pocket 4k Cinema Camera
Sigma Art Lens 18-35mm
Sigma Art Lens 50mm
Sirui Anamorphic Lens 35mm
Sirui Anamorphic Lens 24mm
Ronin RS3 Gimbal
Teradek Bolt 4k 750
SmallHD Indie 7 Monitor with director's cage
Nucleus Nano Follow Focus
+ Lighting and G&E Package upon request