Often found behind the lens, Jacob Huizar, the globetrotting visionary, skillfully crafts cinematic creations. With an extraordinary talent for capturing awe-inspiring moments and crafting visually stunning narratives, Jacob stands out as a rising star in his craft of the cinematic art form. Through his lens, he weaves breathtaking tales that transport viewers to different worlds of luxury, from genres of luxury auto, fashion and lifestyle.
Jacob’s journey into videography began with his deep appreciation for the power of storytelling. As a child, movies fascinated him, and he marveled at their ability to evoke emotions and inspire. Recognizing the potential of videos as a medium for storytelling, Jacob embarked on a path to become a cinematic videographer, merging his love for visual artistry and technical expertise.
“I see every frame as a canvas,” Jacob shares, “and I strive to create beautiful compositions, captivating lighting, and visually engaging sequences.” His dedication to his craft shines through in every project, as he aims to connect with audiences on an emotional level, provoke thought, and leave a lasting impact.
From documenting influential celebrities to capturing the allure of real estate and fashion, Jacob’s lens has traversed diverse realms. He has had the privilege of delving into the lives of celebrities, immortalizing their essence in mesmerizing visuals. With an innate ability to capture their personalities, he translates their stories into captivating cinematic experiences.
Jacob’s expertise extends beyond celebrity documentation. He has ventured into the luxurious world of real estate and fashion, capturing the magnificence of opulent properties and the artistry of high-end fashion. Whether shooting lavish mansions or runway shows, Jacob creates an enchanting visual experience, unveiling architectural wonders and captivating aesthetics.
But what truly sets Jacob apart is his commitment to delivering value to his audience. Through his cinematic edits, he creates a fusion of visuals, sounds, and emotions that leave viewers amazed and inspired. “Each frame is carefully crafted to evoke an emotional response and transport the audience to another realm of imagination,” he explains. Jacob’s work is a testament to his dedication in bringing people closer to the wonders of the world and igniting their sense of wonder.
The support and appreciation from others serve as motivation to continually raise the bar and push the boundaries of his craft. Reflecting on his journey, Jacob finds inspiration in Proverbs 11:25[ESV]: “Whoever brings blessing will be enriched, and one who waters will himself be watered.” This scripture reminds him of the importance of selflessness and kindness. By positively impacting the lives of others, one not only contributes to their well-being but also finds enrichment and blessings in their own life.
If Jacob could go back in time and offer advice to his younger self, he would emphasize the importance of staying focused and trusting the process. Life’s journey unfolds in unexpected and wonderful ways, and it’s crucial not to get overwhelmed by challenges or detours. Jacob encourages his younger self to stay true to his passions, values, and long-term vision while remaining open to new opportunities and experiences.
Jacob Huizar is a man who sees each project as an opportunity for him to push his creative boundaries and deliver exceptional work that resonates with audiences. He is not only a videographer; he is a visionary, a storyteller, and an artist whose work transcends boundaries. This is only the beginning of stores he will tell through his lens.
This article feature is from our annual special edition issue, the L.A. STYLE Magazine Most Influential of 2023.