Siwei Li is a current cinematography fellow at American Film Institute Conservatory in Los Angeles. Before AFI, he has finished film and photography classes in the School of Cinematic Arts, USC in the U.S and the University of Westminster in UK.


He has worked on several narrative and commercial projects as a cinematographer.

Production companies and clients include Icon Films, CFA, Beijing Five Star Legend Culture, GQ China, City Football, Goalfun Sports and Studio Chill.


His interest in cinematic arts and photography was ignited since his undergraduate study in Beijing Foreign Studies University where he received B.A degree in journalism. Through practical endeavors in visual storytelling, he has laid down background in both cinematography and still photography.