Recognized as a top wedding cinema studio internationally, NewYorkFilmworks has been featured worldwide and in major online publications and television, including Business Insider, RTL TV (Europe), Grace Ormonde, and Huffington Post. Major player, YouTube, has also featured part of NewYorkFilmworks' work in a special promo video for their company. Creative director and main cinematographer / editor, Jon Armendariz has also held position as Director of Photography for multiple commercial spots for national televising. In a collaborative effort, Jon Armendariz's cinematography work has also been featured on E.T (Entertainment Tonight) as part of a team effort filming the biggest celebrity wedding in Hollywood (2011), titled "The NEW GOLD standard in wedding video". NewYorkFilmworks has also been recognized and awarded several Gold and Silver prizes in NY and an International Creative Excellence Award for one of the top 3 FULL feature wedding films, worldwide.Resources
Michael is a cinematographer with an eye for capturing once-in-a-lifetime moments in high-impact films. Michael's passion is telling a story. His signature movie-like, documentary story-telling style often leaves clients teary eyed. He truly captures the emotion and aesthetic beauty of the day.