Sharon is an artist at Pixar Animation Studios, with over 25 years of experience, currently in production on her eighth feature film as a director of photography. Painting from life is a profound inspiration and continuing education for creating rich worlds in her animated films.
Sharon also enjoys landscape oil painting as a serious hobby. Sharon is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and the American Society of Cinematographers.
Director of Photography Sharon Calahan is photographed on September 17, 2013 at Pixar Animation Studios in Emeryville, Calif. (Photo by Deborah Coleman / Pixar)