Documentary visual storytelling in Philadelphia and New Jersey

I'm a photographer and videographer using documentary and journalistic practices to create compelling visual media.

PHOTO & VIDEO SERVICES

  • Documentary & journalism
  • Events & weddings
  • Portraits & families
  • Video editing
  • Branded visual content
  • Cinematography

LET'S CONNECT

beccahaydu@gmail.com


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Headshot by Miguel Mendoza

EDUCATION

Cinematography workshop with Rashid Zakat. Scribe Video Center. Philadelphia, PA. 2019.

Graduate Certificate in Visual Storytelling (Documentary Photography and Short Film). Salt Institute for Documentary Studies at Maine College of Art. Portland, ME. 2018.

"Style and Evidence" workshop with Stephen Ferry. International Center of Photography, New York, NY. 2017.

Bachelor of Arts in Human Ecology. College of the Atlantic, Bar Harbor, ME. 2012-2016.

"Photography and intervention in public spaces" workshop with Adela Goldbard. f2 Estación Visual, Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico. 2015.

SELECT CLIENTS

  • ActionAid USA
  • Bates College
  • ITV News (UK)
  • National Public Radio
  • Scribe Video Center
  • Sundance Institute & Film Festival
  • WHYY Philadelphia

AWARDS

Kathryn W. Davis Foundation Projects for Peace. Awarded to Centro Cultural RealizArte community center and arts programming in Yaxkukul, Yucatán, Mexico. 2015.

EXHIBITIONS

HERspace Women's Art Festival. Philly Art Collective Gallery. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. November 2019.

Delve. Salt Institute for Documentary Studies. Portland, Maine. December 2018.

Mujeres en Resistencia. Café Momento, Mérida, Yucatán, México. April 2017.

Jats'uts Kuxtal. Ethel H. Blum Gallery, Bar Harbor, Maine. May 2016.

Jats'uts Kuxtal. Mérida, Yucatán, México. March 2016.

you and I and the ocean. College of the Atlantic, Bar Harbor, Maine. November 2014.

Por los caminos del Mayab. Café Momoto, Mérida, Yucatán, México. June 2014.

PRESS

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