Leo Ahrens( FOUNDER ) was raised in the small ski community of Alta, Utah. With a lifetime spent skiing, climbing and biking through the rugged Wasatch mountains and other remote landscapes around the world, Leo has gained a very intimate knowledge for the unique logistical parameters that are needed for production in the elements. Today, Leo specializes in conceptual commercial spots, branded content, short films, online series and documentaries. Collectively producing over 20 online films with views totaling over one million. Leo is excited to explore new realms of production while pulling from his deep roots in the ski and action sports industry.
⚫ PRODUCTION: 10+ years of field experience working in a marketing/filmmaking environment. Skilled in developing creative and innovative marketing efforts for distribution of projects while producing content in difficult and often dangerous environments such as the massive peaks of Alaska and the windy oceans of Morocco.
⚫ POST PRODUCTION: Technically proficient with the Adobe CC suite (Premiere, After Effects, Audition, Lightroom, Photoshop, In-Design, Illustrator, Animate, Dreamweaver) as well as RED Cine-X Pro, Google Suite, Microsoft Office Suite, ProCreate, etc.
⚫ ARIAL CINEMATOGRAPHY: Commercial remote pilot drone operator. FAA Part 107 certified
⚫ ANIMATION: Extensive experience with illustration, motion graphics and animation add a unique style to videos looking for something different.
Alta Ski Area, Apres Visuals, Backcountry.com, David Yurman, Discrete Headwear, DJI, DPS Skis, ESPN online, JMills Ent, Freeskier Magazine, Gear.com, Goal Zero, GoPro, Inspired Media Concepts, La Parva Resort, Milo Sports, Nate Cahoon Productions, Polaris, Powder Magazine, Revelstoke Mountain Resort, Salomon Sports, Seaba Heli, Scott Sports USA, Shane Mcconkey Foundation, Ski Journal, Smith Optics, Snowbird Resort, Stellar Adventure Media, Stept Studios, Sterling Wild Salmon, Teton Gravity Research, Unofficial Networks, Whistler Blackcomb Resort