Nicolas began his interest in film and video when he was 12 years old, shooting sketch comedies with his friends. These would continue through his teenage years until he attended Temple University. He honed his craft throughout and after the completion of his studies, creating various pieces of video art, in addition to narrative short films. He has worked with Sweetbread Studios on several short films, working as shooter and editor. He regularly cuts music videos for KEXP and creates his own short pieces. He is committed to combining a raw innovative aesthetic to the classic filmmaking style.