BIOGRAPHY

JOSH NAGEL

Josh grew up in Defiance, Ohio and has always been interested in fine arts. Around 2010, he got his first camera and started taking photos and video. Since then has developed his dynamic, compassionate video story-telling style through experience, his own unique vision, and the personal connections he forges with people. Telling stories through video is his passion, and his production company gives him the opportunity to do that in so many ways. He has told people’s love stories through wedding cinematography both locally and in stunning Caribbean destinations, the Great Lakes’ story through a documentary created in connection with the EPA, and the story of the heroin and opioid epidemic that has ravaged our region and the nation.

 

In addition to Josh Nagel Productions, he has started another local media company – JONA Creative. Through his team at JONA Creative, Josh will be able to tell 

more stories and bring his unique vision to even more people. 

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2017

2018

BEST OF TOLEDO

Josh Nagel won Best Videographer/Cinematographer in Toledo by Toledo City Paper in 2016, 2017 and 2018.

THE

KNOT

BEST OF WEDDINGS

Awarded Best of Weddings by The Knot in 2016, 2017, and 2018.

Love

Stories TV

Top 5 Wedding Cinematographer 

Ranked as #4 most popular wedding cinematographer in the world by Love Stories TV.

IN THE NEWS
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Cinematic success: Defiance native walking the red carpet with award-winning film

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WTOL: Meet the man who produces videos about the Glass City

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Some local film makers are looking to bring awareness to the addiction crisis in our country with "One" documentary.

08-08-18 NEWS tb Dance Defiance Video Ev

Crescent News: Shooting wraps up for Defiance Hometown Video