Barbie Leung is a New York based Cinematographer + Camera Operator working in film, music video, commercials and branded content. She filmed with Dir. Cynthia Lowen on the feature documentary NETIZENS which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival 2018, and with Dir. Amy Adrion on HALF THE PICTURE (Sundance, SXSW 2018). Barbie's notable narrative work includes the award winning short thriller, DISFORIA (Outfest, Newfest, Newport Beach Film Festival 2018) and Slamdance Best Short Screenplay winner, CRYBABY (Dir. Solomon Gray).
Working across narrative genres and visual styles, she recently completed photography on family drama TELL BY DATE (dir. Sarah Ball), comedy SUCH A DEAL (Dir. Dionna McMillian), mumblecore dramedy SIDE PIECE (dir. E.A. Moss), and Sara Kendall's lush music video, COMPLY.
Commercial clients include Red Bull, Facebook, Amazon, Uber, and Lyft.
She has also shot editorial pieces for Condé Nast, Hearst, Refinery29, and Vice.
She lives in Queens, NY with her partner of 15 years and in her free time curates her dog’s Instagram account.