Brett Carlsen

Brett Carlsen works in the fields of commercial filmmaking, documentary and advertising photography. His past stems from the world of photojournalism which makes for a style that can adapt from skeleton crews and fast productions to long term and in depth story telling. Brett thrives in adversity and loves to make the most of any project or assignment.

When not making work, Brett loves to explore the outdoors, make road trips to visit friends and make his way down mountains on his snowboard.


AARP, ESPN, The Undefeated, The New York Times, Getty Images, Time Magazine, NBC, Cycle, Lewis Communications and many others.


C41 Magazine

Huffington Post


  • Rochester Institute of Technology (BFA '12)

  • Eddie Adams Workshop XXV

  • FAA Part 107 commercial drone certified


Brett is located in Nashville, Tennessee but often travels nationally for clients.

Contact • 607.379.9040

Photograph by Michael Greenlar