Leslie Bumgarner

Texas to California

Leslie graduated with a BS from the UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS at Austin and earned an MFA at the AMERICAN FILM INSTITUTE in cinematography. She received wide acclaim for her work as cinematographer for the family drama, GOING BONGO, the first international feature to shoot in Tanzania. Her network credits include: MTV, DISC, CBS, HIS, A&E, LIFETIME, and PBS. Some of her commercial clients incluce: BARBIE, THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER, BILLBOARD MAGAZINE, and 33 ENTERTAINMENT. In her spare time, Leslie enjoys tending to her small vegetable garden, shredding on guitar, as well as sanding, staining, and otherwise respecting wood.