Hsien Yu Niu

DOP, media content creator

London, United Kingdom
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Projects credited in

  • Junior Producer / Production Manager
    DOP, media content creator

About me

Born in Taiwan, Hsien Yu was the director, camera operator and the producer of a 45 min documentary of the aboriginals fighting against the government for their right to the motherland which was sponsored by the Forestry Bureau of Taiwan and the Ministry of Science and Technology. She then came to London to study master degree in filmmaking, learning more about using audio and video to tell a story. With the experience in making children’s TV shows, volunteering teaching childrens in the special secure centres for young people about filmmaking and the power of film. She truly believes the power of cinemas and video content would change people view the society. Continuing making valuable, educational content via good value films, no matter short or long, as long as there’s a valuable story behind and those impact over the years. Only the stories that touches us will inspire people’s heart and mind to change something. As a filmmaker for almost 5 years, she is capable in shooting, editing, sound recording, gaffering, producing, etc. Experienced in shooting with Arri Alexa, RED, Cannon, sony fs7, sony a7s, and other varies cameras. Capable in lighting indoors and outdoors under different circumstances with different budget and equipment. Comfortable with edit with Adobe Premiere, AVID, and colour grading in DaVinci Resolve. Also experienced in shooting in different countries including pre-production, renting equipment, finding locations and applying for permissions in the UK, Morocco, Taiwan, Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, etc. As a recent graduate, she is humble and fast learner, she is willing and eager to work in a high pressure environment, willing to challenge herself into creative industry which not only have to come up with stories that worth telling and the best way to tell the story. She is also a team player, love being surrounded with creative people and always believe by bouncing ideas and collaboration is the only and best way to achieve the goal. Language: native mandarin speaker, fluent in English. ➡️instagram : @h.y.niu ➡️website: https://hsienyuniu-dop.com/film

Locked Pro Plan feature


  • Photography
  • Camera Operation
  • Cinematography
  • Studio Lighting
  • Videography
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Music Videos
  • Portrait Photography
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Camera Assisting

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • The London Film School

    The London Film School

    • Film
  • O

    Our Sport Channel

    • T

      Taiwan Video Audio Education Association

      • p

        public television service foundation

        Work history


        May 2016 - Aug 2016
        • Taiwan
        • Freelance
        •  Edit video clips instantly after shoots.  Filming live sport games.  Arranging interviews.


        Aug 2015 - Aug 2016
        • Taiwan
        • Freelance
        •  Arrange and prepare the props in order to the script for each shooting day.  Breakdown the script and create, buy the props.  Fixing the existed props, Puppies.  Supporting the Puppeteer on set.


        Jun 2014 - Jul 2016
        • Taiwan
        • Internship
        •  Creating platform for the Association.  Deal with the budget, memberships.  Arranging talks and events.  Managing the website, social media



        Sep 2016
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Master degree in film making, learned how to produce, shoot, post production in film making process. Learning how to tell a story in a video form with a group of amazing people.


        Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies

        National Dong Hwa University

        Sep 2012 - Jul 2016
        • Taiwan
        • Learning environmental resources, human relationship, concentrated on environmental policy and education.