Jacob Souza was born near the sometimes sunny beaches of Santa Cruz, CA where he spent his childhood close to nature, constantly traveling with his family. He later moved in-land to a small town near Modesto, California known as Turlock. This is where Jacob developed his passion for cinematic images.
Jacob has had a large amount of work experience working in production as a PA, grip, 1st AC and DP. his experience continues in post as an editor and colorist. Being well versed in shooting, editing and coloring makes Jacob a great one-man-band. This allows him to create and execute a vision from start to finish. He has won numerous awards for his films including, "Best Cinematography" in San Francisco's 48 Hour Film Project.
He is currently based in Los Angeles, CA.