Daniel Finley Bio
Daniel Finley is a director, photographer, and owner of Dannyjive LLC, a full-service creative production company based in New York City. His past clients include PBS, McCann Erickson, Gettys, Hilton, Wiley-Blackwell, Saks Fifth Avenue, Me: In Focus magazine, Indigo Weekly, and several independent artists and musicians.
As a director, Daniel has won awards for scripts and films including the CAAP Grant, top 10% in the Academy’s Nicholl Fellowship, and shown work at several film festivals. His directing work has been described as naturalistic, story driven, creating empathetic characters, and delivering on performance.
As a photographer, Daniel has been nominated as emerging photographer of the year by Scott Bourne and Photofocus, inducted into Nikon’s Emerging Photographer Hall of Fame, and has been published in various magazines. His photos harness mood, color, and texture to create striking and impactful images.