Cielo de la Paz

Founder of TheStoryographist.com

Cielo is a San Francisco-based mobile filmmaker and photographer and founder of TheStoryographist.com. With her mobile videography and filmmaking courses, Cielo has taught thousands of individuals tell their stories – using nothing but their mobile phones. Cielo currently teaches courses on iPhone filmmaking and videography at Stanford, and globally at government agencies, conferences and private firms. Her work was featured in Apple’s Shot on iPhone billboard and TV ad campaigns and featured in publications such as Business Insider, USA Today, National Geographic, and House Beautiful. Her work has been awarded the Gold Cannes Lions Award, as well as honors from Mobile Photography Awards and iPhone Photography Awards (IPPA).

My Sessions

Filmmaking with your smartphone. Pros and Cons

Bailey Allen Auditorium

Over the last five years there have been a number of breakthrough feature films shot with smartphones from Ricky Fosheims’ “And uneasy lies the mind”, through Sean Baker’s “Tangerine” to this years “Unsane” by Hollywood director Steven Soderberg. So is shooting a feature on your smartphone a no brainer or is all not quite what […]