Ray Whitehouse is a documentary filmmaker, cinematographer, and journalist based in Washington, D.C. He’s shot, produced and edited short documentaries for The New York Times, The Washington Post, NBC, Univision and worked as a cinematographer on independent documentaries. He is an FAA licensed drone pilot and is community coordinator for the D.C. chapter of Video Consortium. His previous short documentary, Believers, was recognized by the International Documentary Association and National Press Photographers Association. He holds an M.A. in documentary journalism from UNC Chapel Hill and a B.S. in journalism and political science from Northwestern University. The core tenants of his practice are transparency, collaboration, specificity of purpose and critical reflexivity.