TJ Hellmuth is a cinematographer based in Los Angeles working in feature films, short comedy, documentary, and commercials.  TJ first started his professional career in New York City, working his way up in several departments as a 1st AC, key grip, and gaffer.

TJ owns the boutique camera rental company, Workhorse Camera, specializing in RED cameras and vintage glass. He also serves as creative Director at Open Land Films.  He is an Iatse 600 camera operator with local status in Cleveland Ohio and Los Angeles.

He loves bicycle touring and old mix tapes.