David Lena was born in Boston, loves the ocean, the New England coastline and seafood. Having spent a year abroad in Spain through SYA, School Year Abroad and The Brooks School, he became a big fan of FCB Barcelona, loves both the art and architecture of the region, tapas and the culture of Barcelona and the incredible festivals like Las Fallas in Valencia. His love of theatre and the performing arts was pursued at Northwestern University. Winning The Boston Globe Photography Contest out of 8,700 entries in his junior year gave him the confidence to move to Los Angeles and pursue a career in the film business. He is a member of the International Cinematographers Guild and has worked on over 200 commercials and music videos worldwide as well as 4 seasons of episodic television and several feature films. Now with a beautiful wife and father of two great kids he enjoys supporting their pursuits as soccer and surfing athletes, in academics and the arts.