A variety of international (artists) photographers, with different photography profiles, share their stories about the craft, the industry, the techniques and their overall impressions of humanity and our world as seen through their lenses.
ALEJANDRO ORDONEZ - PRODUCER-DIRECTOR
Alejandro is an executive in the marketing and entertainment industries performing multiple creative, directing and producing responsibilities on campaigns for the likes of Pepsi, LaLa, Disney, Epson, and Pernod Ricard to name a few. Alejandro has directed and produced marketing spots and music videos globally and has worked side by side on creative endeavours with established directors as Greogory Maya, Mark Pellington, Kevin Kerslake, Salvatore Totino, and Bruce Dowad to name a few. In 2009, Alejandro founded Raubtier Productions and both executive produced and produced the feature “Hollywood Sex Wars” which was distributed around the world.
Alejandro holds a degree in Communications and International Politics from California State University.
YESENIA HIGUERA – PRODUCER-EDITOR
Co-Founder of THE HIVE (Production Studio) Producer, Post Supervisor and Editor, Yesenia has over ten years of post-production experience and has collaborated with some of the film industry’s most awarded individuals on a wide variety of projects: feature films, documentaries, reality TV, commercials, and music videos.
Yesenia started as a Visual Effects project manager for Academy Award winning post-production Supervisor Volker Engel and Producer Marc Weigert. She went on to edit such projects as The History Channel’s featured documentary “The People Speak”, based on the critically acclaimed book “A People’s History of the United States”, produced by Matt Damon, Josh Brolin and Chris Moore. She later co-produced and edited the award winning Amazon Studios first feature length motion comic “The Alchemist Agenda”.
Yesenia recently worked as a consultant/Editor for CAA – Creative Artists Agency and Consultant for Laureate International Universities. Yesenia’s other works include the Department of Educations’ campaign TEACH as editor and Post Supervisor featuring President Obama and Bill Gates amongst others. Presently she is producing a marketing series for Epson America and Latin America divisions. Yesenia and The Hive have recently been post producing and consulting for channels on YouTube and recently received and Audience Growth certification from YouTube.
Yesenia is co-founder of The Hive with partner Benjamin Price.
BENJAMIN PRICE – PRODUCER
After completing his MBA in International Business Marketing, Benjamin Price founded the successful mobile billboard advertising company “Buzz Ads” which was among the first in the US to have an all-electric fleet. He then went on to found an architectural consulting firm “Advanced Plans” which applied virtual walkthroughs of properties. In 2009, Benjamin founded The Hive with Yesenia Higuera. The Hive is a creative media company specializing in creative production Benjamin was also awarded Los Angeles' first Google Trusted Agency specializing in Indoor Google Street View photography.
As The Hive’s COO Benjamin has directed photo shoots for Google, Hilton and DEUTSCH Agency LA. Benjamin produced an award winning feature length motion comic for Amazon Studios. In 2015, Benjamin Co-directed and produced a marketing spot for BET founder Bob Johnson’s RLJ Entertainment. His other credits include co-creator of #HERO, a feature in pre-production, staring one of YouTube’s most successful stars. Benjamin has also produced marketing spots for EPSON.