Jimmy Negron is an American cinematographer and camera operator, currently based out of New York City and Washington, D.C. Picking up his first 16mm, Krasnogorsk-3, film camera, at the early age of 13, Jimmy instantly grew an obsession with the art of making the written word come to life.
For the last 6 years, his passion for evoking emotion through light and shadow as well as his eclectic style of shooting, has placed him on a wide range of films and music videos, streaming across all genres. With a very easy going and collaborative attitude, Jimmy has become one of the go to cinematographers for directors seeking to bring their vision to life, knowing their project will be shot with the utmost dedication to the art.
Being a native New Yorker/Brooklynite, Jimmy’s style and attitude has been greatly influenced by the city’s natural electricity and diversity in every aspect of life. Utilizing natural light to his advantage whenever he can and a strong leadership style, Jimmy’s approach to every project is packaged with a “make it happen,” mentality.