What We Do
At Solar Productions, we don’t just click and shoot. We help you flaunt your full potential with professional coaching and
directing throughout the session.
We believe in showcasing your talent and personality with high-quality, professional photos. We use our unique experience & perspective to capture the essence of your character and distinct look.
Show Your Talent. Get Your Audition. Launch Your Career.
Why We're Here
Every day, 60,000 NYC actors are on the search for that career-making audition.
Producers often toss aside countless headshots and demo reels after a single glance.
In a sea of over-priced, poor quality photos - you need to
Who We Are
We are award-winning photographers, with over 30 years of experience.
We Know What Producers Look For In An Actor.
Meet the Producer
ERIC LAU is an alumnus of NYU's prestigious Graduate Film Program. He has worked in the film industry for over 40 years. He has written, produced, directed, and edited award winning films and projects. He has produced and directed international TV commercials for Snapple, Toyota, China Unicom, and Blue Man Group among others, and garnered numerous awards including the Telly Award and the Gold and Silver Awards for the Taiwanese Annual TV Advertisement Awards.
He has been a distinguished guest lecturer at universities and film festivals including Tribeca Film Festival on behalf of APPLE on film production, lighting, and cinematography. Lau was a jury member at numerous international film festivals including CBGB, the Brooklyn International Film Festival, and the South African International Film Festival.
For the past 24 years, Lau's full service production company in NYC, Solar Film/Video Productions, has worked on internationally acclaimed films such as American Psycho and Y Tu Mamá También. He has also collaborated with filmmakers Ang Lee, Spike Lee, Alfonso Cuarón, and more.
In 2009, Lau launched his Light & Shadow Workshops on Filmmaking, Cinematography and Lighting. Participants come from all over the world and include Emmy Award winners and Academy Award nominees.