Article, photo essay, and flip through videos about the Tijuana Zine Fest for KCET. 

Article, photo essay, and flip through videos about the Tijuana Zine Fest for KCET. 

Facebook native video for KCET adapted from an article on Son Jarocho. 

Facebook native video for KCET adapted from an article on Son Jarocho. 

A feature piece and video about how abuelitas influence chefs for LA Weekly. 

A feature piece and video about how abuelitas influence chefs for LA Weekly. 

Part 3 of a video series on abuelitas and how they influence Mexican chefs in Los Angeles. Produced for Ampersandla.com and featured on LA Weekly. 

Part 3 of a video series on abuelitas and how they influence Mexican chefs in Los Angeles. Produced for Ampersandla.com and featured on LA Weekly. 

Part 1 of a video series on abuelitas and how they influence Mexican chefs in Los Angeles. Produced for Ampersandla.com. 

Part 1 of a video series on abuelitas and how they influence Mexican chefs in Los Angeles. Produced for Ampersandla.com. 

Article for LA Weekly written and photographed by me.

Article for LA Weekly written and photographed by me.

LA Weekly article on Korean-Colombian Restaurant and Hip-Hop Hub EscaLA. Written and photographed by me. 

LA Weekly article on Korean-Colombian Restaurant and Hip-Hop Hub EscaLA. Written and photographed by me. 

35mm film photo essay on Dia de los Muertos for Ampersandla.com

35mm film photo essay on Dia de los Muertos for Ampersandla.com

Event photography for LA Weekly. 

Event photography for LA Weekly. 

Article by Sarah Bennett. Photography by Samanta Helou

Article by Sarah Bennett. Photography by Samanta Helou

I was part of the research team for the project and book, "To Live and Dine in L.A." by Josh Kun in collaboration with the Los Angeles Public Library. 

I was part of the research team for the project and book, "To Live and Dine in L.A." by Josh Kun in collaboration with the Los Angeles Public Library. 

Feature for Remezcla on an autonomous community space in LA's eastside. 

Feature for Remezcla on an autonomous community space in LA's eastside. 

Facebook native video on KCET adapted from an article on a desert music festival that inspired some of the biggest festivals today. 

Facebook native video on KCET adapted from an article on a desert music festival that inspired some of the biggest festivals today. 

Produced a video for We are mitú on a queer and previously undocumented art teacher. The video is part of the 11 For 11 Million campaign to help and empower our undocumented community. 

Produced a video for We are mitú on a queer and previously undocumented art teacher. The video is part of the 11 For 11 Million campaign to help and empower our undocumented community. 

Part 2 of a video series on abuelitas and how they influence Mexican chefs in Los Angeles. Produced for Ampersandla.com and featured on LA Weekly.  

Part 2 of a video series on abuelitas and how they influence Mexican chefs in Los Angeles. Produced for Ampersandla.com and featured on LA Weekly.  

Personal audio essay on meeting my father for the first time and how Kamasi Washington's music got me through it. Produced for Ampersandla.com. 

Personal audio essay on meeting my father for the first time and how Kamasi Washington's music got me through it. Produced for Ampersandla.com. 

Final project for my journalism grad school summer immersion program. A multimedia piece on music and its influence in this year's election that includes a coded website, a text piece, a mini documentary, and sound bites.

Final project for my journalism grad school summer immersion program. A multimedia piece on music and its influence in this year's election that includes a coded website, a text piece, a mini documentary, and sound bites.

Photo essay for Ampersandla.com

Photo essay for Ampersandla.com

Photo coverage for Culture Collide on Afropunk's Fancy Dress Ball.

Photo coverage for Culture Collide on Afropunk's Fancy Dress Ball.

Event photography for LA Weekly.

Event photography for LA Weekly.

LA Weekly's Weekend Getaway issue. Article on the Valle de Guadalupe by Sarah Bennett. Photography by Samanta Helou

LA Weekly's Weekend Getaway issue. Article on the Valle de Guadalupe by Sarah Bennett. Photography by Samanta Helou

Article by Sarah Bennett. Photography by Samanta Helou.

Article by Sarah Bennett. Photography by Samanta Helou.

Served as Executive Producer of USC's Cooking and Food show for 2 years while in college. Click here for the YouTube channel featuring some of the segments showcasing food in L.A. that I helped produced in addition to running the live broadcast.

Served as Executive Producer of USC's Cooking and Food show for 2 years while in college. Click here for the YouTube channel featuring some of the segments showcasing food in L.A. that I helped produced in addition to running the live broadcast.