Daniel Zimmer is an accomplished cinematographer, filmmaker and photographer currently residing in New York City. Earning a BA in Film and Digital Media at the University of California, Santa Cruz in 2004, his career began in the lighting department. Since 2011 he has taken up residency behind the camera both shooting and directing. As director of photography Zimmer excels and takes joy in carrying a project from pre-production planning through to post-production finishing.  He speaks Spanish and Portuguese.  He values quality work and completes projects with a high degree of professionalism. Zimmer has produced projects in Los Angeles, Brazil and Tennessee, and has worked with the UCB, Above Average, College Humor, NFL films, and the Long Island Nets.