OMPA Member

Sarah Whelden

Director of Photography


Sarah Whelden’s award-winning approach to cinematography always puts the story first. Her commercial work aims to ground brands in reality. Whether it’s finding those impossible to re-create moments in between takes, or pulling out all the stops to create the reality we all long for, Sarah is always excited by the challenges of the day.

Sarah has lensed multiple award winning films and short form work. Her work has been screened in festivals worldwide, and her feature work can be found on most streaming platforms. Sarah’s most recent nomination was for the Jury Prize for Best Cinematography (2020) at the British Horror Film Festival, UK for The Altruist. She was recently selected for the prestigious ASC Vision Mentorship (2021).