Photo Focus Event

Date: March 2025

Location: TBD

Length: TBD

Our inaugural Photo Focus in 2024 was a hit. This new day-long event featured exclusive seminars and workshops from New York’s leading photographers, brands and partners. Topics included On-Set Photography, Portraiture & Fashion, Travel Photography, Street Photography, and a dive into Monochrome Photography. Subscribe to our newsletter to be notified of future events.

Gabriel Mays

AbelCine Director of Rental
As Director of Rental, Gabriel Mays oversees growth of Rental by nurturing business relationships and unifying the customer experience nationwide. In his previous role as the LA Rental Manager, Gabriel worked with producers, cinematographers, and assistant camera operators to provide the highest level of customer service possible. He also ensured that all their equipment needs are met on budget. Before coming to AbelCine in 2015, Gabriel previously worked as a Communications Instructor and Electronic Media Engineer at a private university. He taught various courses in electronic media, including film, broadcasting, and digital arts. Gabriel is an award-winning cinematographer, director, producer, and editor known for his innovative research and implementation of new film techniques. He was also one of the first to implement HDSLR cameras into filmmaking. He has been the cinematographer on dozens of independent films, documentaries, and music videos.