Learn About How this Hollywood Director Of Photography is Breaking Barriers in Her Field

11/05/2019

11/4/19 

Women in all positions are not being represented in Hollywood. According to this article, out of the 100 top grossing films in 2018, only 4% of directors were women, 15% were writers and 3% were cinematographers. Without this representation, it can be difficult for young girls to picture themselves working in these fields. 

Breaking Barriers in Hollywood

In this Forbes article, Cheryl Robinson focuses on the strides that Hollywood director of photography Nicole Whitmaker has taken to get to where she is now in her career. After 20+ years of working behind the scenes, Whitmaker knows firsthand how little representation there is in her field, but she didn’t let this stop her. 

To learn more about Whitmaker breaking down barriers within her field, make sure to check out this article! If articles like these excite you, join PPA today to get lost in the world of photography!