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Colleen H.

Los Angeles, CA, USA3 reviews

$500 - $800 / Day

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Top Services

  • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    2 reviews
  • Documentary DP

    1 review
  • Reporter / Journalist



  • DSLR or equivalent

About Colleen

Colleen Hagerty is a multimedia journalist based in Los Angeles. She has filed reports as a one-woman-band from four continents on subjects ranging from the plight of endangered bears in Borneo to the water crisis in Flint, Michigan. Her video work can be found on sites including the BBC, NowThis, Refinery29, and AJ+, among others.

Top Projects

  • BBC News - What happened to Olivia Lone Bear?

    • Reporter / Journalist
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Video Editor - Documentary
    • Audio Storyteller

    In 2017, Olivia Lone Bear went missing. Why did it take a volunteer to finally bring her body home, nine months later? The BBC’s Colleen Hagerty looks at how families of missing Native Americans are turning to social media to aid their searches.

  • BBC News - Video Paradise fire survivors: 'Losing everything has made me stronger'

    • Reporter / Journalist
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    In November 2018, the Camp Fire swept through Butte County, California, destroying the town of Paradise. Officials estimate it could take a decade to fully rebuild the town – but five months later, the survivors are slowly starting to return. The BBC met up with three families who lost their homes in Paradise to see what life looks now. Video by Colleen Hagerty

  • Streemfire New York City

    • Documentary DP

    Thanks to its prominence in pop culture, many of New York City's most astonishing sites are well known by tourists. But what about the sites locals love? From ferrying to Long Island City, Queens and popping open a bottle of champagne with a sword at a local speakeasy to heading to the city's best people (and puppy) watching park, my video would give an authentic look at what makes NYC special.

    Produced for VJU iTV Development GmbH on Storyhunter

    May 2015

  • The heat gap dividing a major US city

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    As in many US towns, historic disinvestment in certain areas of Los Angeles have created a 'heat gap' within the city. Poorer neighbourhoods experience higher temperatures due to a lack of tree cover, vegetation and shade. The city and several nonprofits are now trying to close the gap through a variety of urban programmes.

  • AJ+ - A Food Truck For Former Rikers Island Inmates

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    Produced for AJPlus on Storyhunter

    April 2015

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Production Support

  • Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist
  • Field Producer
  • TV News Producer
  • Production Assistant
  • Audio Storyteller
  • On-Air Reporter / Host
  • Documentary DP
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist
  • Reporter / Journalist


  • Video Editor - Commercial
  • Video Editor - Documentary
  • Video Editor - News

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