FilmerUnknown gives a nod to talented up-and-coming filmmakers around the globe, providing them an opportunity to get recognized, win free gear, and get a foot in the door of the action sports filmmaking community!

2016’s winner, Justin Kauffman from Whitefish Montana beat out over 100 talented entrants from around the world, walking away with a prize package including a Sony a7sii camera and lens kit, which he quickly put to work. Check out this profile on Justin, see what inspires him and what direction he’s taking his career as an aspiring commercial filmmaker.