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MICHAEL MORALES
BROOKLYN, NY


Cinematographer + Photographer



michael@morales.club













FILMS

(2022) The Raging Heart of Maggie Acker
Cinematographer
Feature Film

(2019) Doin’ “Fine”
Director / Editor / Sound Design
Short Film

(2019) A Footprint For Us All
Director / Editor / Sound Design
Short Film

(2018) Appetizing - “Ember”
Cinematographer
Web Series

(2017) Apples & Oranges
C
inematographer

Short Film

(2014) Royal Thieves
Writer / Cinematographer / Editor
Short Film


(2014) L.O.V.E
Writer / Drirector / Cinematographer

Short Film




CLIENTS


United Nations, Pepsi-Co, Starbucks, NYC Pride, L’Oréal Paris, Tory Burch, Microsoft, HP, It Cosmetics, YSL Beauty, Richemont, Coca-Cola, Tumi, B4 Sound,
KZ_K, Elle Mexico, Elle Russia, Coheed & Cambria






PUBLICATIONS

New York Post, Rolling Stone,
NPR, Paper Magazine,
WWD, Flood Mag, Brooklyn Vegan





1. PORTRAITS



 









2. FASHION / BEAUTY





Lydia Courteille

2021

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







MENYELEK SS 2021 - Lookbook & Campaign

 2020


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







MENYELEK FW 2021 - Live Stream

2021





Getting Dressed With 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




Tory Burch

2021 - Social Campaign

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








Elle MX - April Cover Story - BTS Video

 2019


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






The Lipstick Diaries

 2020


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








GQ BRASIL - Cover Story - BTS Video

 2019


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







3. MUSIC VIDEOS







“Shoulders” - Coheed and Cambria


Producer: Sam Millstein Direction: Max Moore DP: Unknown Stylist: Rory Floyd Production Designer: Michael Morales

Producer: Sam Millstein

Direction: Max Moore

DP: Unknown

Stylist: Rory Floyd

Production Designer: 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



“Kaleidoscopes” - Yaisa



Direction:
Peter Dolshun

Cinematographer: Michael Morales

Assistant Director: Rory Floyd





“Flawless” - LOWERLIPDRIP



Producer: B4 Sounds, Sam Millstein

Direction:
Gabriella Plotkin & Derek Matar

Art Directon:
Michael Morales & Rory Floyd





“Fumes” - Tanners


Direction:

Michael Morales & Vicky Forsyth-Smith

Cinematography & Editing: Michael Morales



“Crazy About Me” - TAMA GUCCI



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




“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





5. 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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6. 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