biography

Topher Osborn is an LA based [local 600] cinematographer working domestically and abroad. While a large part of his work is in commercials, his most recent feature, Candy Jar (Netflix), starring Helen Hunt and Christina Hendricks, is scheduled to be released in the spring of 2018. Dear White People Season 2 (also lensed by Topher) is set to release May of 2018. Previous features include Dear White People the movie (Lionsgate) which won the breakthrough talent award at Sundance 2014. One of the most challenging projects he has worked on to date was the documentary film An African Election for which he spent 4 months shooting in Ghana. It was a life changing experience for him and it premiered at Sundance and was nominated for best documentary at the independent spirit awards. Topher studied cinematography at ucla’s MFA film production program. he loves this medium and hopes to continue to serve the unique stories of talented filmmakers for years to come. He’s an avid cyclist and loves taking road trips through the desert in his spare time as well as volunteering  for a variety of community based organizations.