Melodie McDaniel is a still photographer and director who works with equal fluency between the worlds of fashion, music, fine art and commercials. To date, Melodie has directed over 200 spots for a diverse clientele including Nike, Target, Miller Genuine Draft, Wrangler, Yahoo, Facebook, and Match.com, among many other brands. Melodie continues to work as a photographer, and her images can be found in magazines such as Dazed and Confused, Interview, Paper, Another, Time, Vogue Homme, GQ, Arena, L’Uomo Vogue, and Time.
Melodie has traveled to Rwanda and Ethiopia shooting stills for the Nike Foundation called The Girl Effect, and recently shot a short film for HOLA, (Heart of Los Angeles), sponsored by Barney’s NY, which is an afterschool program for underserved youth in the MacArthur Park section of downtown Los Angeles. Recently she exhibited her fine art photographs for a show in Los Angeles entitled American Spectator. Her still photography can be found at www.melodiemcdaniel.com.