Summary

DP/Camera Operator/Editor/Producer w/ camera, audio and lighting packages. 27 yrs exp. shooting Docs, News Mag, Reality, Multi-cam, Commercial & Corporate production. Owner of Sony FS7; Sony F800 & Panasonic HDX900 packages. Edit FCP. Based in Nashville.

Credits

9/15 – Current

Director of Photography (HDX900 w/ PIX 240/GoPros/Drone/Osmo) Pool Kings 1

HGTV — Reality/Doc (TV) — Pink Sneakers Details
9/15 – Current

DP & Field Producer for Pilot episode & Season 1 of 'Pool Kings' in Nashville. Direct & shoot cast of 4 w/ home owners during design, consultation, construction and reveal of their dream pool. Single cam & 2 camera 'realty'style w/ build show aesthetic. Heavy use of drone; GoPros & Osmo cameras.

5/17 – 5/17

Director of Photography (Sony FS7; Sony F5; Sony A&S & Sony F800) The Big Interview 7

AXS — Talk Show (TV) — Pictor Productions Details
5/17 – 5/17

Dan Rather & Peter Frampton Interview show. 5 cameras; Auto slider; Lighting Package

4/17 – 4/17

Director of Photography (Sony FS7; F800 & A7S) CBS The Early Show and CBS This Morning

CBS — News (TV) — CBS News Details
4/17 – 4/17

DP'ed 3 camera interview shoot w/ country artist Chris Stapleton & Anthony Mason. Filmed segment w/ Jack White at Third Man Records

3/17 – 3/17

Director of Photography (Canon C300) The Daily Show

COMEDY — Talk Show (TV) — Comedy Central Details
3/17 – 3/17

Director of Photography: crewed & coordinated 2 ENG crews w/ PA's for Daily Show segment at political rally in Nashville. C300 cameras w/ Teradek wireless video system.

11/16 – 3/17

Director of Photography (Sony F5; Sony FS7 & SonyF800) The Big Interview w/Kid Rock; Kix Brooks; Crystal Gayle & Clint Black

AXS — Talk Show (TV) — Pictor Productions Details
11/16 – 3/17

Director of Photography for 5 camera interview show with Dan Rather and guests. Scout & Set-up often in the same day; direct crew of 5 w/ 3 ton lighting package & 5 cameras including Sony F5's and Sony FS7 cameras w/ Slider. Also set handheld rigs for 'walk n talks'. 2016/2017 guests have included: Kid Rock; Kix Brooks; Crystal Gayle & Clint Black.

1/15 – 2/17

Director of Photography (Sony FS7) Nashville

ABC — TV Movie/Mini — Lionsgate Television Details
1/15 – 2/17

Director of Photography for 2 camera, EPK crew. Light and shoot cast interviews & B-roll on-set in 2015; 2016 & 2017 for LionsGate.

3/16 – 12/16

Director of Photography (Sony FS7) Unwrapped 2.0 3

COOKING — Reality/Doc (TV) — Lusid Media Details
3/16 – 12/16

Director of Photography for 'Unwrapped 2.0' field shoots nationwide. Traveled w/ team of 4 people to locations across the USA. DP'ed Host Wraps w/ Alphonso Ribeiro at field location w/ 3 ton lighting package; slider w/ teleprompter and crew of 6. Product shots in Nashville studio for each show.

2/15 – 12/15

Director of Photography (Camera Operator w/ Sony PDWF800 camera package) – Stage 29 Productions

Details
2/15 – 12/15

Co-DP & Camera Operator on 4 camera interview for Tammy & Dalton Episode

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Education

Class of '86

Ohio University

Bachelors of Science/Radio & Television Production, Minor in Fil

My Gear

  • 17" & 9" HD Monitors
  • 2 Arri Kits w/ grip package
  • Canon C300
  • Lighting package w/ Kino Diva 400's
  • Lite Panels & HMI
  • Sony FS7
  • Sony PDW F800 camera package; Panasonic HDX900
  • Teradek wireless video system

Affiliations

  • IBEW

Skills

  • Broadcast
  • Broadcast Television
  • Camera
  • Camera Operating
  • Camera Operation
  • Cinematography
  • Commercials
  • Documentaries
  • DVD Studio Pro
  • Entertainment
  • Film
  • Film Production
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Final Cut Studio
  • HD
  • HD Video
  • Independent Film
  • Lighting
  • Media Production
  • Music
  • Music Videos
  • Non-linear Editing
  • Panasonic Camcorders
  • Photography
  • Post Production
  • Pre-production
  • Producing
  • Reality
  • Screenwriting
  • Short Films
  • Sound
  • Storytelling
  • Studio Lighting
  • Television
  • Video
  • Video Editing
  • Video Production
  • Videography