Emilia is a director of photography and OMPA listed camera operator based in Portland, OR. Falling into film from a career as an advertising copywriter she understands the power of words and images when they come together in engaging stories. Her work has spanned a plethora of narrative short films, documentaries, commercials and photographs. Her personal work explores the challenge of navigating complex identities and social systems. Emilia takes inspiration from the 20 years she has spent living and working within the quiet beauty of Oregon’s landscapes - she likes gentle light and friendly people.
At her core, Emilia is an image maker who enjoys working with other artists to bring stories to life.
She loves dogs and chocolate and getting the perfect shot at golden hour. Drop her a line some time.