We run One Match Fire, production company and equipment rental, and Queer Crew
Rachael is honored to in the ASC Vision Mentorship program with mentor Polly Morgan, ASC, BSC! Recently, she worked as D.P. or Op on 14+ LGBTQ, Female or BIPOC films DP'ing Queer Features Under The Influencer and Sweet Nothing, feature Doc The Gibraltar Project and DP'ing music videos & short films. She's worked on camera or lighting crew for Hallmark Channel, Travel Channel, Netflix, Yahoo, Firefox, Disney Channel, Facebook TV, All BLK network, Adidas, Speedo, Hydroflask, Qualcomm, Intel, United, Chase, Blue Shield, etc. She grew up backstage at Michigan Ballet Theater learning lighting & effects. She apprenticed in an environmental science lab at 11 and won National & Presidential awards for her activism. She stole Dad's VHS and shot films to raise awareness. After film school, she focused on cinematography spending 15 years as a Producer/Shooter worldwide.
Founder of One Match Fire Creative. After 23 years in the U. S. Navy, becoming a Veteran of Foreign Wars, deploying as an Aviation Hydraulic Mechanic (ABE) then serving over 10 years as a Navy Drug & Alcohol Counselor, and retiring as a Navy Chief she is currently furthering her knowledge by studying Film and Television at Academy of Art University San Francisco. In 2022 she was inducted onto the LGBTQ Veterans Wall Of Honor.
Find out what exciting projects have been working on!
Rachael Hastings is the Director of Photography for this Women In Media film shot as a part of the Cameraderie Initiative. Shot at CBS TV CIty and sponsored by MBS Equipment, Arri, Fisher, Rosco, Filmtools. Rachael and her entire Camera & Lighting Crew won Excellence in Cinematography, Camera Motion and Lighting from Arri. Completed through Post Production and going to film festivals in 2022
One Match Fire and our Queer Crew are in production on Drag Queens Must Die, a Queer Positive Dark Comedy. We shot the short film as a teaser is completed and going to film festivals now and we are in pre-production on the feature-length film. Written & Directed by Super Gay Robby (aka Robby Kendall)
Rachael Hastings Adair shot this LGBTQIA narrative feature film in 2023 and it is currently in post production.
Rachael Hastings Adair shot this LGBTQ short film Under The Waves from award-winning director Giovanna Caruso. The film is currently going to film festivals.
Rachael Hastings is D.P. for this lesbian psychological thriller feature film shot in 2022 and in post production or release in 2023 @undertheinfluencer_movie follow on IG tor FB (@undertheinfluencermovie) to learn more
A short film shot by Rachael Hastings and Directed by Clark Monroe. The film is going to festivals in 2022. Trailer available to view at the link below.
One Match Fire Creative has been shooting music videos for various artists. One recent video was created for Miles Cartier & Colleen Wang. You can check it out in our video gallery.
This is the behind the scenes of the behind the scenes. Local artists collaborate to PUT THE RV IN DRAG! This RV is featured in Drag Queens Must Die and is also touring the country and appearing at events spreading visibility and encouraging self expression!
A short film currently in editing, starring Lolly Boroff. This is a proof of concept short film for future development into a feature film.
A short film shot on a journey throughout the beautiful scenic spots of California, from Palm Springs to Yosemite to the Redwoods on the coast. This film has now completed film production and is post production for release in summer 2021.
A short film created by Michele Adair and shot by Rachael Hastings, starring Lolly Boroff and introducing Isabella Adair as a precious future NCIS agent counseling her out-of-control Grandmother.
On the set of Fork You, actress Lolly Boroff figures out a plan with her granddaughter, played by Isabella Adair, after accidentally killing Chef Ted with a diner fork.