Good Take Studios is owned by Derek Hammer, an award-winning writer, director, and cinematographer based in LA.  With 14+ years of experience working with small businesses to big brands, Derek's passion is to bring your vision to life with a video that ignites the emotions of the viewer.


Utilizing creative experience, I take clients through the process of their video, from conceptualization to post production, and shoot using top-of-the-line equipment.

Derek's awards include Best Horror Screenplay at the 2019 Los Angeles Horror and Crime Film Festival, Best Thriller at the 2015 Barebones International Film Festival, Official Nomination at Oaxaca Film Festival, and more.