Mercy Hasselblad is a Los Angeles cinematographer. She has an intimate relationship with light and loves using natural light to help tell the story. Mercy started out as an artist. Since she was a child, she explored the relationship between composition, light, and shadow. Throughout college she drew on grey canvas instead of white. After she graduated, she illustrated several children’s books, then became a full-time photographer, where she learned the technical aspects of how to create and find good light that a camera could pick up on. For the past few years she has been exploring and using moving cameras to tell her stories.