Based in Los Angeles California

Shaheen is also the creative co-founder and design

principal at Friend Of A Friend LLC



Shaheen is a cinematographer with a background in architecture and design. His fascination with space, light, time, and movement was a natural bridge from the architecture world into the film industry. He’s honed his eye and cinematic sensibilities for years working in various departments from camera, to art, to score. He makes music under the moniker “Mister Squinter.”


Shaheen most recently served as cinematographer and camera operator for Sarah Adina Smith’s latest film, THE DROP, starring Jermaine Fowler and Anna Konkle, which just premiered at Tribeca Film Festival, June 11th.





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Dana Salston