My roots in digital content started on Strife TV. When I felt my creativity being hindered at my 9-5 job, I took the initiative to create a Youtube channel with my friends that would document the Breakdancing and Hip Hop culture. Today, it has over 156k subscribers and a global following, and has allowed me to work with top brands, travel the world, and teach for Google. I’m grateful for the community that’s been built around Strife over the past 11 years. I’ve seen children grow up watching our videos to now become world renowned competitors, and dancers I admire become close friends. Strife allowed me to fully express myself through video without the limitations of brands, companies, or outside authorities. That freedom has given me opportunities to explore innovative camera and editing techniques, and access to the best camera and lighting equipment on the market today. I always go back to Strife whenever I feel I need a creative fix and freedom to create what’s on my mind, while being able to fully engross myself into the Hip Hop culture.
I produced, directed, and edited a brand new original series on Strife TV called DROP-IN SESSIONS in collaboration with Flipz Entertainment and Rave Train TV. This is the first episode with Dj Lean Rock and a group of amazing dancers that bring movement to sound with a freestyle dance performance with a live music mix!
Working with talented dancers and dope Bboys always makes my job easier. It was fun making this one at the Youtube Space LA with my friends Flipz, Jay-D, and Simonvincible for Strife TV and Bumpboxx. They have this superb product that bumps harder than most car stereos!
This past Spring, I teamed up with my friends at the School of Breaking and University of Rock to create a collaborative video for Strife TV that combines Dance and Live Musical Performance with the genres Hip Hop, Rock, Funk, and Breaks.
Video I edited for Strife TV with Bboy Fantum! Shot by Michael Reiken (Aristokat Media) at the Youtube Space LA.