Based in Manhattan, RB Umali Film & Video specializes in the creation of short form video content for global brands in need of marketing tools and social media content. In a day and age where constant visual stimulation is key to staying relevant, affordable video content with a fast turnaround is what we offer.
A video for The Berrics about moving to NYC to document the skate scene.
After moving to New York City in the Mid 90's, RB Umali graduated from NYU with a BFA in Film & TV Production. He spent his first days in the city documenting the original Zoo York & Supreme Skateboard Teams in their primetime creating what would be his first professional skateboard video - The Zoo York Mixtape. Since then RB's work has been internationally renowned for having the gritty feel that has defined the look of East Coast Skateboarding. RB's video work for a wide range of clients has successfully utilized this aesthetic in the world of art, music, fashion and marketing.
An interview for Wavy Magazine.
An Interview about filming for the Transworld Skateboarding "Cinematographer Project".
A video on how RB Umali makes skate videos in NYC on the Samsung Gear 360 and S7 Edge Cameras.
An interview with for The Hundreds recounting life as a filmer in the 90's NYC Skate Scen.
An interview with the French Skate Blog - Cafe Creme.