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Trace D.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

11 reviews

$2000 - $20000 / Day


Trace Dominguez is a curiosity explorer, science communicator, Emmy-nominated on-camera host, Telly-winning producer, and podcaster. He crafts stories that educate and inspire across all aspects of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (with some art thrown in for good measure). Trace is the producer and host of Star Gazers, the world's only weekly television series covering naked eye astronomy; it airs nationwide on PBS. Trace was the co-founder of Seeker (in partnership with the Discovery Channel; now part of Vox Media). With Seeker he hosted, wrote, and produced several digital properties growing an audience of many millions and earning over a billion views. His curiosity podcast "That's Absurd Please Elaborate" reaches several thousand listeners a month, and he creates and produces "Uno Dos of Trace, " a YouTube show with millions of views. Additionally, he consults with clients like the Environmental Defense Fund on digital strategy and creator strategy. Trace has a B.S. in Psychology from Western Michigan University and an M.A. in Strategic Communication from American University. He lives in Los Angeles.

Top Services

Audio Storyteller
9 reviews
On-Air Reporter / Host
2 reviews
Reporter / Journalist


Top Projects



  • 4K video camera
  • Full HD video camera
  • Multiple cameras
  • GoPro or equivalent
  • Drone
  • DSLR or equivalent


  • Wireless lavalier mic
  • Shotgun mic
  • External recorder


  • Lighting kit
  • Live streaming equipment

All Services

Production Support

  • Field Producer
  • Line Producer / On-Location
  • Production Assistant
  • Digital Content Creator
  • Influencer
  • Audio Storyteller
  • On-Air Reporter / Host
  • On-Camera Talent
  • Documentary DP
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist
  • Reporter / Journalist

Post Production

  • Video Editor - Documentary
  • Transcriber


  • Creative Director
  • Senior Producer / Project Manager
  • Immersive/Spatial Video Capture
  • Copy Editor
  • Copywriter