"Art is not a mirror held up to reality but a hammer with which to shape it."
Lauretta is a documentary and narrative cinematographer who has been shooting for over a decade.
Her documentary interests are strongly rooted in social justice, and contributing to work that can effect change.
Her narrative interests are first and foremost rooted in strong stories, and using style and lighting to serve and strengthen story-telling.
Lauretta is happy to travel for work and is based out of New York City. She spent much of 2016 living and shooting in Standing Rock, North Dakota, as a documentarian and field producer.