MICHAEL MORALES

Cinematographer + Photographer














Music Videos










“Shoulders” - Coheed and Cambria


“Shoulders” - Coheed and Cambria

Producer: Sam Millstein
Direction: Max Moore
DP: Unknown
Stylist: Rory Alvarez
Production Design: Michael Morales



“Maldita” - The Last Bandoleros




Direction: Julie Stahl & Derek James
Production Company: Blonde + Co
Dancer: Jose Manuel Esteban
DoP: Michael Morales
Lighting: Rob McKenna

“Hanasuto” - Cecilia Gault




Direction: Vicky Forsyth-Smith
Cinematographer: Michael Morales
Assistant Director: Tanner Peterson








“Fumes” - Tanners
 


Direction:
Vicky Forsyth-Smith
Cinematographer: Michael Morales
Assistant Director: Tanner Peterson



“Kaleidoscopes” - Yaisa




Direction:
Peter Dolshun
Cinematographer: Michael Morales
Art Director: Rory Alvarez






“Flawless” - LOWERLIPDRIP



Producer: B4 Sounds, Sam Millstein
Direction: Gabriella Plotkin & Derek Matar
Art Directon:
Michael Morales & Rory Alvarez







“Heavy Metals” - Tanners





Direction: Vicky Forsyth-Smith
&
Michael Morales
Cinematographer: Michael Morales
Editor: Vicky Forsyth Smith
VFX: Zack Blomquist



“Little Words” - DOT.s




Direction: Ryan James & Michael Morales
Cinematographer: Michael Morales
Editing: Michael Morales
VFX: Michael Robertson


“Crazy About Me” - Tama Gucci




Producer: B4 Sounds
Direction: Michael Morales & Rory Alvarez
Cinematographer: Michael Morales
Editing/VFX: Felisotos
Photos: Michael Morales








Commercial Work











And Then We Dance - Campaign 
2022


Client: And Then We Dance
Producer: Nadia Bedzhanova
Photographer / Cinematographer: Michael Morales


















Marlow Pillow - Lanch Video

2022


Client: Marlow Pillow
Production Company: Brooklinen
Director: Peter Dolshun
Director of Photography: Michael Morales



NYC Pride Campaign - BTS

2022


Client: NYC PRIDE
Production Company: Blonde + Co
Director: Julie Stahl
Director of Photography: Michael Morales
Cam Op: Marshall Coles











Thayer’s Natural Remedies - Social Campaign 
2022


Client: Thayer’s Natural Remedies
Production Company: Blonde + Co
Director: Julie Stahl
DP: Michael Morales














Elle Russia - Ella Hunt
2022


Client: Elle RU
Photographer: Olga Ush
BTS: Michael Morales



IT! Cosmetics - Confidence at Work

2022


Client: It! Cosmetics
Production Company: Blonde + Co
Director: Julie Stahl
DP: Michael Morales









Lydia Courteille - Editorial
2021


Client: Lydia Courteille
Art Direction: Valeria Leonova
Photo: Michael Morales
Model: Valeria Leonova










MENYELEK SS21 - Lookbook / Campaign
2020


Publisher: Paper Magazine
Creative Direction: Rory Floyd & Michael Morales
Photo & Video: Michael Morales
Art: Rory Floyd
Makeup: Mag Boy 














Christopher John Rogers // WWD

2019


Publisher: WWD
WWD Executive Editor: Bridget Foley
Designer: Christopher John Rogers
Cinematographer/Director: Michael Morales
Video Editor: Zack Blomquist
Runway Footage: Masato Onoda


Elle MX - April Cover BTS

2019



Pulisher: ELLE MX
Producer: Jes Levy
Photographer: Tawfick
Cinematographer: Michael Morales
Editor: Michael Morales
HMU: Holly Gowers
Model: Aliana King







Tory Burch - Social Campaign
2021



Client:Tory Burch
Art Director: Ehren Jaleel Wenrich
Director/Editor: Michael Morales













The Lipstick Diaries
2020



Creative: Jessica Juliao
Cinematography: Michael Morales
Hair: Damien Monzillo
Makeup: Demy 
Models: Kaprice Imperial, Bailey Storms, Bethlehem















GQ Brazil - Cover BTS

2019



Pulisher: GQ Brasil
Producer: AGPNYC
Photographer: Henrique Gendere
Cinematographer: Michael Morales
Editor: GQ Brasil



Brand Black - Promo

2019


Director/DP/Editor: Michael Morales













HP - Print at your Service

2018


Production Company: 90 Seconds
Director: David Ford
Director of Photography: Michael Morales



Live Plan - Campaign

2017


Production Company: Carbon Film
Director: James LeGrand
Director of Photography: Michael Robertson
Camera Operator: Michael Morales



Ticwatch 2 - Launch Video

2017


Production Company: Carbon Film
Director: Michael Robertson
Director of Photography: Michael Morales









Portraits


















Narrative / Original Works






The Raging Heart of Maggie Acker
Feature Film 2022


Writer/Director: Thomas Brunot
Cinematographer: Michael Morales
Starring: Brittany Vicars, Linnea Scott, Ryan Spahn


















Doing “Fine”
Improv Short 2019


Production Company:
Platano
Director:
Michael Morales
Sound:
Vicky Forsyth-Smith
Editor:
Michael Morales
Starring:
Tanner Peterson, Brittany Vicars, & Kelley Lord.










A Footprint 4 Us All
Experimental Short 2019


Production Company: Platano
Director:
Michael Morales
Sound Design: Michael Morales
Editior: Michael Morales
Starring: NYC, Party People, and local travelers.


Apples & Oranges
Short Film 2017

Production Company: Ravenmaster Films
Writer/Director: Ryan Buffa
Cinematographer: Michael Morales
Starring: Lexie Faith, Austin Amelio, Michelle Cassedy










PUBLIC RADIO SESSIONS
2017-2018



Created by Adam Valeiras and Michael Morales and made possible by Carbon Film.Public Radio Sessions documented the independent music scene as seen through Atlanta’s eyes. Local bands, groups touring through, etc... Over 100 episodes were made in 2 years, each filmed in a different location.


****** The website has expired but all YouTube videos should be up for the foreseeable future! A big “Thank YOU” to the Musicians, artists and friends for their gift of music, and to everyone who made this series possible!



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Documentary








The United Nations Global Compact
2019 SDG Pioneers 




Producer: United Nations Global Compact
Director/Cinematographer: Michael Morales
Editor: Michael Morales
Camera Operator: Kyle Robbins
VFX: Zack Blomquist







The History Channel - OJ Files
2020

Production Company: *******
Director of Photography: Robert Burton
Camera Operator: Michael Morales








Jeni Seeking the Extraordinary
2014



Production Company: Malachai Global
Director of Photography: Cody Knott
Camera Operator: Michael Morales