Jakob Hochendoner is a cinematographer, documentarian, media producer and educator residing in Cleveland, Ohio. Jakob has worked on over 20 films including narrative shorts, documentaries, music videos, promotional videos and theatrical installations. He has served as Director of Photography on more than 10 of these projects.

From 2012-2014, he held the positions of Media Production Supervisor and Facilities and Technical Coordinator for Oberlin College’s Cinema Studies Center for Media Education and Production. Today, Jakob is a StoryLens Film Production Fellow and the Chief Creative Officer of Aerial Agents.

Jakob holds a B.A. in Cinema Studies and English from Oberlin College.