When the pandemic hit, the halt in production did not stop Braylen. He made sure to follow protocols to ensure that the crew, talent and anyone else involved was safe so that he could continue creating. His careful planning and willingness to shoot attracted editorial and commercial clients. When he wasn't shooting for clients, Braylen focused on personal work that he is passionate about. The pandemic has caused him to be more intentional and present. Now more than ever, when capturing his subjects' stories, Braylen makes sure that honest emotion is conveyed so that viewers not only see the work, they feel it.