Cinematographer Jeff Hutchens grew up across the U.S., China, South Africa, and the Philippines.
After ten years on the road as an award-winning magazine photojournalist (Time / The New York Times Magazine / National Geographic) Jeff switched mediums and brought his innovative visual aesthetic into filmmaking.
He has worked in over 60 countries, exploring social and cultural issues around the world with a long-form blend of intimate naturalism and surrealist noir.
His cinematography credits include feature documentaries (“The Armor of Light”) and numerous documentary series for Showtime (“Murder in the Bayou” / ”Dark Net” / “The Fourth Estate”), HBO (“Southern Rites”), and CNN (“This Is Life with Lisa Ling” / “Chasing Life with Sanjay Gupta”). He is based in Washington, D.C. and is currently directing his first feature documentary.