Chase Hagen

Director of Photography

Film |


| ARRI PCA Behind the Scenes

| 2014 Reel

| Spoon River Teaser Trailer

| The Gateway

About Me |



   BFA Film, Cinematography Track - Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA, 2015


     High-School - Ribét Academy College Preparatory, Los Angeles, CA, Graduated 2011



Experience Summary


Director of Photography, ARRI PCA: Behind The Scenes with PCA Gear for the Canon C300, posted on ARRI Online, 2014-15


Director of Photography,  NUTRIENCE Commercials for HAGEN INC, Anamorphic Capture, Dir. Adam Massey, 2015


Director of Photography, THEN AND NOW, Ford Mustang Spec Commercial, 30 sec, Varicam 35, Dir: Dirk Hagen 2014


Director of Photography, LIVING WITH ANA, Short Film, 20 min, Dir: Brittany Falardeau, 2014


Director of Photography, OCHREOUS, Commercial, 3D Capture w/ RED EPICs + Beam-Splitter Rig,  Dir. Joesph  Lao, 2014


Directory of Photography, AMERICAN GOTHIC,  Short Film, 12 min, Director: Dirk Hagen, 2014


2nd AC, "Stars In My Heart" Official Music Video Bonnie McKee, DP: Mike Reyes, 2014


Gaffer, "Money In The Bag" (Short), Director: James Choi, DP: Edward Tran, 2013


1st AC, "One Last Round" (Music Video), Director: Jian Cao, DP: Yang Shao, 2013


Director of Photography, "Spoon River", Director: Steve Dabal, 2013


Gaffer, “Paradise Detour”, Short,  Director: James Choi, DP, Kimi Juds: 2013


Gaffer, ”Puzzle Number” Mickey’s Irish Malt Whiskey Spec Ad, DP: Kimi Juds, 2013


Gaffer, “Good Blood” (Official Music Video), Director: Emily Walters, DP: Kimi Juds, 2013


Gaffer, “Samurai” (Short), Director: Che Thornhill, 2013


2nd AC, “Upstairs” - Director: Montana Mann, DP: Mike Reyes, 2013


2nd AC, “Tapatio” (3D Commercial) - Director: Tim Hendrix, DP: Mitch Anderson, 2013


Director’s Assistant, “Execution Style” - Director: Lexi Alexander, 2012


Some of the Equipment I Own


Panasonic GH4 with PL mount adapter and various lenses, a Mac Pro workstation with DaVinci Resolve


Skills & Interests


- Fluent  with DaVinci Resolve 11 (I have paid work as a colorist regularly)

- Experience with PANASONIC VARICAM 35 Camera and Workflows (first student to ever shoot a piece with the camera!)

- Experience with RED Digital Cinema Cameras & Workflows

- Experience with ARRI ALEXA Cinema Cameras & Workflows

- Experience with Avid Media Composer

- Experience with Final Cut Pro 7 & Final Cut Pro X

- Experience with Adobe Premiere Pro CC

- 3D Shooting Experience with Beam Splitter 3D Rig, I have been Director of Photography for 3D Projects

- Experience with Anamorphic lenses and shooting

- Professional Set Experience


- Stanley Kubrick Films

- Ridley Scott Films

- Joel & Ethan Coen Films

- Roger Deakins Films

- Exotic Cars & Automotive Design

- James Bond Films

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Phone: 626-353-2330

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