Khinaphanh Phaengdara has been working for a movie producer in Hollywood since November 2002 as a member of the camera team. He is also taking care of music video and commercial productions. Khinaphanh plans to make his own movies in Laos in the next two years. He receives a bachelor of arts majoring in film making and photography from the Minneapolis College of Arts in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He is now residing in West Covina, California.