Introducing the exceptional talent of Jesse Knish, our esteemed male Director of Photography. With an unbridled passion for capturing extraordinary moments through the lens, Jesse is a true visionary in the field. Prepare to be captivated by his diverse skill set and his remarkable portfolio. Drawing inspiration from a love for extreme sports, adventure, and the spirit of a cowboy, Jesse brings a unique perspective to every project. His expertise as an avid sportsman infuses a dynamic touch into his work, while his background in architecture and corporate hospitality guarantees a keen eye for composition and the creation of visually striking images. As a certified deep-sea diver and skilled underwater camera operator, Jesse fearlessly explores the captivating wonders of the ocean depths. His underwater shots transport viewers into a realm of breathtaking beauty, from vibrant coral reefs to mesmerizing marine creatures. But Jesse's talents extend beyond the depths of the sea. He is also a master of light, skillfully manipulating illumination to create stunning visual narratives. Whether capturing the ethereal glow of a sunset or playing with dramatic shadows, Jesse's mastery of light adds depth and dimension to his work, elevating it to a whole new level. In the realm of food photography, Jesse's exceptional attention to detail and passion for culinary artistry shine through. His ability to capture the textures, colors, and flavors of delectable dishes is unparalleled. From mouthwatering feasts to intricately plated desserts, Jesse's food photography tantalizes the senses, leaving viewers yearning for more. Jesse's talent extends to the exhilarating world of live music photography, where he skillfully captures the energy, passion, and emotion of each performance. With an innate ability to freeze powerful moments in time, his photos transport viewers into the heart of the music, creating a visual symphony that resonates with the soul. Equally adept at celebrity portraiture, Jesse possesses a unique ability to connect with his subjects and capture their essence in a single frame. His photographs reveal the genuine personalities and captivating charisma of renowned individuals, making each portrait a true work of art. Collaborating seamlessly with agency creatives and directors, Jesse understands the nuances of working within a creative team. His keen eye, technical expertise, and artistic sensibilities contribute to a harmonious collaborative environment, where the collective vision is transformed into stunning visual realities. In the realm of product photography, Jesse's meticulous attention to detail shines through. He excels at showcasing the features, craftsmanship, and essence of a wide range of products. From cutting-edge tech gadgets to elegant accessories, Jesse's product photography captures the essence of each brand, enticing viewers to engage and explore. Jesse's exceptional talent has graced renowned events such as the SXSW Interactive, Film, and Music Festival. His ability to seamlessly blend various genres and styles results in compelling visual narratives that capture the essence of these multi-dimensional events. Experience the world through the lens of Jesse Knish. Prepare to be inspired, moved, and transported as you delve into his captivating portfolio, showcasing artistry, technical mastery, and an unwavering commitment to capturing extraordinary moments. From breathtaking landscapes and mesmerizing marine life to tantalizing culinary creations, electrifying live performances, and captivating celebrity portraits, Jesse's work embodies the true essence of visual storytelling.
I’m Jesse Knish, a passionate Multimedia Director, Photographer, and Executive Producer based in the U.S.
A Director | Minnesota + Texas | Cowboy at Heart | Photographer
World Traveler | Painter | Set Designer | Multimedia Creative
Business Entrepreneur | Outdoor Enthusiast | Technology Driven
Social | Visually Inspired | Analytical | Construction Manager
Architecturally Inspired | Pet Friendly | Gun Slinger | Lumberjack
Celebrity Friendly | Confidential | Inspired | Urban | Green Thumb
Adventurous | Scuba Diver | International | Sailor | Island Boy
Editor | Dancer | Fast Cars | Loud Bikes | Athlete | Foodie
Fashion Driven | Pop Culture | Music Lover | Skydiver | Human
Approachable | Understanding | Willing | Student of Life
Collaborator | Communicator | Goofy | Dedicated Professional
When not on assignment I like to eat tacos, hang out of helicopters, play billiards, wrestle with my kiddo, scuba dive, and jam out at live music events.