Consuelo Althouse is a Director of Photography, Artist and Documentarian. Consuelo has lensed narrative features, art installations and documentaries throughout the USA, Europe, Cuba, Japan, Russia and East Africa. Her still and motion photography has been screened worldwide. She received her MFA in Cinematography through The American Film Institute Conservatory in Los Angeles, where her thesis was nominated for the Student Academy Award.
In 2017, Consuelo was invited to give a TEDx talk in Valencia, Spain titled "Lensing Trust: A Cinematographer's Perspective". Recent works include the feature documentary LAND OF THE FREE, which had it's North American premiere at the 2017 Telluride Film Festival and earned the CPH:DOX Jury Nordic Doc Award as well as a 2018 Danish Film Academy Award nomination.
Originally from in Santa Fe, NM, Consuelo currently works out of and resides in LA.