Abel Klainbaum is a multi-media artist with 15+ years experience in creating captivating visual content. When not working with video or photography, Abel can be found creating sculptures, working on puppet shows, or playing music with friends-- among other odd projects.
Abel had a brief career shooting for Animal Planet and every other cable network for approximately 10 years; and currently works mostly with private clients and non-profits to create original, thought-provoking media. (Clients include: The High Museum of Art, The Wolfsonian Museum, The University of Georgia, The Everglades Foundation, and The Longleaf Alliance).
MONICA & DAVID (working as cinematographer; CineMia/HBO), was nominated for an Emmy Award, and his experimental film, THE HISTORY OF CHOKING, was featured in both the New York and Chicago Underground Festivals.