Growing up in South Central Los Angeles, California I’ve been making short films since a young age of 9. I started with Animation using Paint on a 98′ Microsoft Desktop. I soon advanced to Animation Filmmaking by using a technique called Stop motion by positioning my toys from my toy box in a complex scene which I then edited on Windows Movie Maker. I did many of these until I acquired the skill to shoot Live action stories. I attended West Adams Preparatory High School in South Los Angeles, were I was given my first DSLR Camera Canon EOS 550D by my Mother Erika Lovett Holly. I used the Camera to create many Short Films with my friends around campus, and with the praise from my local peers I began to take filmmaking serious.
I started his career after an internship at Inner-City Filmmakers in Santa Monica, California. Soon after that I went to college at California State University, Northridge which after 3 years decided to dropout. With the connections I gained from the internship and University I’ve been blessed with opportunities to work intensely with Companies like Warner Brothers, Legendary Pictures, Disney, Marvel, Technicolor’s The Mill and Artists like Swae Lee, Lil Snupe, Lil Boosie, Nicki Minaj and Bleu Davinci. Continue Reading Meet Joshua Holly of VFXJOSH