Henrique Andrade
05 Aug 2020

Spotlight Academy Henrique Andrade

Meet Henrique Andrade, Our 2020 Spotlight Academy Member Henrique Andrade is the man behind some of the most recognizable artists in the recording industry. As an audio engineer, Henrique worked his way up the music ranks to GRAMMY-award winner for his recording work on Colombian artist Juanes’ debut album, Mis

04 Aug 2020

An American Pickle Hits HBO Max

BRANDON TROST DIRECTS HBO MAX’S FIRST ORIGINAL FILM It’s no secret we’re proud of Brandon Trost and his incredible contributions to film since his graduation from The Los Angeles Film School in 2000. As a cinematographer, he snagged a spot in the Top 20 Cinematographer’s list by Collider and now,

Jessica Sterling
29 Jul 2020

Spotlight Academy Jessica Sterling

  Meet Jessica Sterling, Our 2020 Spotlight Academy Member As a professional portrait and interiors photographer, Jessica Sterling has spent her career behind the camera making people and spaces look good. Jessica’s ability to put her subjects at ease during shoots doesn’t go unnoticed. Her work ranges from high-profile companies

72nd Emmys
28 Jul 2020

72nd Emmy Nominations Announced

  And Once Again, Netflix Crushes the Competition   The 72nd Emmy nominations were announced on Tuesday, and the streaming battle blazed among the top contenders—Netflix, HBO and NBC. Netflix broke the record for most Emmy nominations of any network, studio or streaming platform with 160 nominations. HBO held onto

Martin Pensa
22 Jul 2020

Spotlight Academy Martin Pensa

Meet Martin Pensa, Our 2020 Spotlight Academy Member It’s a filmmaker’s dream to be recognized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. This dream is not easy to fulfill, however, Martin Pensa became the first alumnus of The Los Angeles Film School to receive an Oscar® nomination. In

Damian Szeibert
15 Jul 2020

Spotlight Academy Damian Szeibert

Meet Damian Szeibert, Our 2020 Spotlight Academy Member If you’ve ever seen a Disney character collectible, you are likely looking at Damian Szeibert’s work. Damian works as a 3D modeler and has contributed to many of the beloved Disney collectible items. You may have even seen one of the signed

FOX Sports
14 Jul 2020

Graduates Intern at FOX Sports

Six grads from L.A. Film School participate in 8-week leadership series with FOX Sports FOX regional sports networks (RSN) is holding its summer leadership series in sports production. Congratulations to the six alumni from our Entertainment Business, Graphic Design and Film Production degree programs who have joined the virtual training

Watchmen
07 Jul 2020

Where to Stream Alumni Work

LAFS Alumni have contributed to many popular TV shows and films. Here is where you can find them on major streaming platforms Our alumni network extends to many facets of the entertainment industry. From lighting technicians to digital compositors, our alumni continue to earn credits on major productions. Last month

DFD Music
26 Jun 2020

Meet the Founders of DFD Music

Two Alumni. Two Cities. Two Stories. Shane Foster and Davis Chris founded their music marketing and recording company, DFD Music, in 2016. DFD Music embodies the success these two men have created for themselves in the recording industry. From engineering to producing, Shane and Davis worked hard to build a