R.J. Ong is a Director of Photography currently based in the London, UK. After earning his B.A. from Emerson College, he moved to Los Angeles and started his career as a camera assistant in Los Angeles for several years before eventually moving into the field of cinematography.
He is currently a cinematography fellow at the National Film & Television School.
"WATAMULA" - WERELDMUSEUM
Dir: Kevin Osepa
Official Selection - Go Short 2021 - Oscar & Bafta Qualifying
Nomination -Golden Calves Award 2020
Nomination - Directors Forum - Netherlands Film Festival 2020
"PATROON" - VICE MEDIA & RECENT
Dir: Mario Gonsalves
Shortlist -1.4 Awards 2021 - In the Making
Shortlist - YOUNG DIRECTORS AWARDS 2020
Finalist - New York Cinematography Awards 2020
Best Cinematographer of the Month - Asian Cinematography Awards 2020
Best Cinematographer of a Short Film - Asian Cinematography Awards 2020
Official Selection - Nederlands Film Festival 2019
Honorable Mention - Best Cinematography - Prague International Indie Film Festival (3rd Quarter)