Jorell O'Dell
Director's Reel
2019
. Films / Series
. Automotive
. Fashion
. Apparel
. Retail

Known for his groundbreaking work in developing the technology behind the AntigravityCam, Jorel is a cinematographer and director of commercials and music videos.

Mercedes Benz

Go All The Way

Adidas

Stoplight Workout

Adidas

Power through the storm

Mercedes Benz

Reinvent Yourself

Me Undies

Everyday

Kohl’s

Valentine’s Day with Lauren Conrad

The Chainsmokers

Closer

Music Video

Meet Jorell

Jorel O’Dell is Cinematographer, Commercial Director, and S.O.C. member in LA. He shoots Narrative Features, Commercials, TV, and Short Form regularly. He is a Gimbal specialist and is one of the first AntigravityCam DP/Operators in the world. His latest works include Blumhouse film, “HURT”, Alex Nahon’s “Burning Shadow” with Julie Delpy, “Resistance” for SYFY network, and is attached to three upcoming Independent Features.

Jorel comes first from a stills photography background. Taught by his father at 9 years of age, he grew up shooting slide film, and still has thousands of rolls from experiments, and travels all over the world. He also has a deep history in the theatre, and Jazz communities having studied at HB Studios with Uta Hagen, and Salem Ludwig, the New School for Jazz with Reggie Workman, and at Sourbonne III in Paris for world cinema. In Film School at a Community college in Marin County, he learned on 16mm film, cut on flat-beds, and identified his place in storytelling was right where he started, holding the camera. He is an Alexa Mini Owner and shoots primarily with Alexa cameras.

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