AHORA Film Maker Studio by Enrique Maldonado is a world-renowned filmmaker who, for the past 14 years of his 20-year career has specialized in creating incredible cinematic images no matter what the camera. Some of his most iconic work was created with Canon DSLRs. As one of the biggest evangelists for their use in productions his website became the place to go to for budding filmmakers as well as experienced ones keen to embrace the new technology. His site now regularly has over 1,000,000 visitors a month.
His use of Canon DSLRs to shoot part of Lucasfilms’ last movie “Red Tails” proved a huge point to the naysayers. This technology was proved very viable in large-scale productions.
Enrique has kept up with the advent of newer tools, which are constantly changing. He currently owns and is available for hire with a Sony FS7, FS5, Canon 1DX II, Sony A7sII and many others. He has experience with almost all the professional cameras on the market.
He has become very well known for his in-depth video reviews of various cameras, which have helped many people in the huge decision of buying a camera.
He has worked for all the major ES broadcasters, such as the MEDIAPRO, TSA, and Sky, as well as countless independent production companies and many others around the world including CNN, CBS, Discovery, FOX and NBC.
Independent projects are key to Enrique and he splits his time between bigger projects and small independent ones. One of his most successful independent projects was “How To Start A Revolution” which won a BAFTA in 2012 and was also awarded prizes at several film festivals including Best Documentary at the 2011 Raindance festival.