A LITTLE About ME

Hi, I'm Austin Boylen. I'm a freelance Cinematographer, Camera Operator & Editor. My goal is to bring your creative vision to life through the visual medium of video. Content creation is what I do, and it's what I love.
Throughout my career I’ve had the opportunity to shoot Productions ranging from Commercials to Network News - Music Videos to Live Sports - Reality Shows to Stadium Concerts and so much more! 
Based in Nashville, Tennessee but I have traveled Nationally & Internationally for various clients. Owner/Operator (Sony FS7) with additional production equipment.
 
I’m confident in achieving that “desired look” for most any cinematic or visual project! Reach out today and let's start a conversation.​ GET IN TOUCH
 
 
 
 
Some of my DP & Camera Operating work has been utilized on major Networks like:

ABC, NBC, CBS, TLC, HGTV, EXTRA, FOOD NETWORK, CNN, ESPN, FOX NEWS, OWN, CMT, GAC, AP, DIY, CIRCLE, OXYGEN, iHEART, TV ASAHI, VEVO and More!
You can view a full credits list here
NETWORK_BANNER-2.jpg

CLIENTS & AFFILIATIONS

 

Below are some Companies & Clients that I have been involved with:

  • Amazon Music

  • Nissan

  • Dollar General

  • Bridgestone

  • Schneider Electric

  • U.S. Figure Skating

  • Hyundai

  • Mars Pet Care

  • Vanderbilt University

  • Garth Brooks

  • Al Gore

  • Kelly Clarkson

  • Hunter Hayes

  • Gene Simmons

  • Jason Aldean

  • Demi Lovato

  • Bobby Bones

  • Trace Adkins

  • Scott Hamilton

  • Kenny Chesney

EDUCATION

BFA Cinematography (2013)

Watkins College of Art Design & Film

Nashville, TN

INFLUENCES

 Roger Deakins - Robert Richardson - Emmanuel Lubezki - Janusz Kaminski

WHAT PEOPLE SAY

Screen Shot 2020-01-26 at 5.22.32 PM.png

 Katie Garibaldi

Singer/Songwriter

"Austin has filmed two of my music videos, and he exceeded my expectations with his beautiful work on both projects. He has a wonderfully creative eye for Cinematography and beyond that, he's easygoing and enjoyable to work with. Highly recommend!"

IMG_9346.JPG

 JASON MARLIN

Owner - Nashville Lighting & Grip

"We've hired Austin at our company and I've personally worked side-by-side on set with him many times. He's a very creative and passionate person who's dedicated to his craft. You can depend on Austin to do great work and I highly recommend him.

 FAYE DAVIS

Singer/Songwriter

"I hired Austin to shoot a music video for my indie duo's single. Austin's eye for light and shadow, shot composition, blocking and action made our song come to life beautifully. And his tireless enthusiasm kept us on schedule while keeping the entire crew's spirits high."

 MARTIN OLSSON

Director of Operations - StagePost Studios

"Austin is a fine cameraman with a great understanding of the medium and has a good eye for composition and lighting."

CREDIT LIST

AWARDS

WATKINS COLLEGE OF ART, DESIGN & FILM

STUDENT FILM AWARDS

BEST

CINEMATOGRAPHY

2016

BEST

CINEMATOGRAPHY

2014

"The Void"

(Short Film) 

Directed By: Noel Costill

"The Window East"

(Short Film) 

Directed By: Alexander Mattingly

BEST

CINEMATOGRAPHY

2013

BEST

CINEMATOGRAPHY

2013

"In Jesus', Allah's, Yahweh's Name Amen" 

(Short Film) 

Directed By: Travis Slagle

"The Kidnapping of Pukie Smith"

(Short Film) 

Directed By: Donnie Bittinger

FILM FESTIVALS / COMPETITIONS 

"Unhappy Holiday" Katie Garibaldi

Music Video Awards

Directed by: Anna Haas

Cinematography by: Austin Boylen

  • Aab International Film Festival: Best Cinematographer (July 2018)

  • Top Indie Film Awards: Best Music Video (May 2018)

  • Lake View International Film Festival: Best Music Video (June 2018)

  • International Music Video Underground (Paris) June edition: Best Christmas Music Video (June 2018)

  • The European Independent Film Awards, Summer Edition: Best Music Video Diamond Award (July 2018)

  • Royal Wolf Film Awards: Best Music Video Platinum Award (July 2018)

  • Albuquerque Mindfield Film Festival: Best Music Video, Platinum Award (August 2018)

  • New York Film Awards, July edition: Best Music Video (August 2018)

  • Direct Short and Documentary Film Festival: Best Music Video (August 2018)

  • LA Shorts Awards: Best Music Video Platinum Award for September edition (September 2018)

  • International Independent Film Awards (Summer 2018): Best Music Video Gold Award (October 2018)

  • Diamond Film Awards: Best Music Video (December 2018)

  • Global Film Festival Awards: Best Music Video (January 2019)

  • The Film Contest: Best Music Video - December 2018 edition (February 2019)

  • Model N Movie International Short Film Festival: Best Music Video - Foreign Category (February 2019)

"Delightful" Katie Garibaldi

Music Video Awards

Directed by: Anna Haas

Cinematography by: Austin Boylen

  • Top Indie Film Awards: Best Music Video [award]. Also nominated for Best Cinematography (February 2017).

  • The Akademia Music Awards: Best Music Video (November 2016)

  • Hollywood Boulevard Film Festival: Best Music Video (November 2016)

  • California International Shorts Festival: Best Music Video (Winter 2016) 

  • Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival (HIMPFF): Award Of Recognition for Music Video (December 2016)

  • London Independent Film Awards: Best Music Video (December 2016)

  • Festigious Film Festival: Best Music Video (December 2016)

  • Mindfield Film Festival Los Angeles: Gold Award for Best Music Video (February 2017)

  • NewBorn Short Film Festival: Best Music Video (March 2017)

  • Hollywood Film Competition: Gold Award for Best Music Video (March 2017)

  • Toronto Short Film Festival: Best Music Video, Audience Award (April 2017)

  • NYC Indie Film Awards: Best Music Video Gold Award (April 2017)

  • FirstGlance Film Festival, Los Angeles: Best Music Video - (April 2017)

  • Indie Music Channel Awards: Best Americana Music Video (April 2017)

  • Raleigh Film Festival: Best Music Video (October 2017)

  • Golden Gate International Film Festival: Best Music Video (October 2017)

  • Oregon Film Awards: Best Music Video (November 2017)

  • Outlaw Film Festival: Best Music Video (November 2017)

  • 2017 California Film Awards: Music Video Diamond Award (January 2018)

  • United International Film Festival (Best Shorts): Best Music Video (March 2018

Contact me so we can collaborate!

aboylen.camera@gmail.com  |  217-320-1097
  • White Facebook Icon
  • White Vimeo Icon
  • White YouTube Icon
  • White Instagram Icon