AAKSHAY PARAB is a Director of Photography & Colorist based in Los Angeles. He moved his base from New York City in 2016. He sees his profession as art with no boundaries. That’s why he loves being a globetrotter when it comes to work. For him, it’s a perfect blend of passion and recreation.
Raised in Mumbai (India), his passion for cinema grew out of an early love of theatre and storytelling. A complete Cinephile, he is also a Writer-Director specializing in genre and art house cinema. Aakshay’s film education began with his acceptance into the Film Producing Program of Whistling Woods International, in Mumbai (2012-14). In 2015 he further went on to specialize in Cinematography, which he pursued at the New York Film Academy in New York City where he earned himself a Diploma in Cinematography and moved his base to LA.
He is a member of the esteemed Film Independent Society, Independent Filmmaker Project and Colorist Society International.
The success of his early projects gave him the initial experience and confidence in his producing abilities necessary for him to enter, survive, and thrive in the competitive world of independent films.
With every project, he maintains an open mind and fresh eyes, always seeking a unique and authentic perspective. Through delicate lighting and interesting frames, he focuses on enriching the story telling with style.