Griffin Hammond

Griffin Hammond is a documentary filmmaker, covering the 2020 presidential race for Recount Media.

Based in New York City, he chronicled the 2016 campaign trail for Bloomberg News, filming interviews across the country with Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, and every major presidential candidate.

Griffin is known for his DIY filmmaking tutorials on YouTube, and his award-winning documentary “Sriracha,” about the popular hot sauce.

As a brand ambassador for Panasonic Lumix cameras, and a film envoy for the U.S. State Department, he’s taught filmmaking workshops in 13 countries. Griffin studied film at New York University, earned a Masters from Illinois State University, and worked as a video producer at YouTube Next Lab and State Farm Insurance.