Versatile Emmy Award-winning documentary cameraman and field producer. Lighting, interviews, hand-held, even mix audio in a pinch. Tons of sports and feature doc experience. Int'l shoots from Great Wall to French vineyards. PBS, NBC, ABC, A&E, Sundance


5/06 – 4/13

Director of Photography (Also Co-producer) The Rugby Player

Independent Film Company — Film (Theatrical) — Bona Fide Films Details
5/06 – 4/13

Director of Photography, primary camera and Co-Producer on feature doc about United 93 9/11 hero Mark Bingham and his mother. Film won multiple festival audience awards and screened on five continents worldwide, including prime-time network broadcast in Australia on ABC.

6/11 – 3/13

Cinematographer To Be Takei

Film (Theatrical) — Rainbow Shooting Star Pictures Details
6/11 – 3/13

Primary cinematographer of feature documentary about Star Trek/Facebook icon George Takei, featuring many celebrity interviews and lots of hand-held verite work while following George Takei around the country. Also did some audio as one-man-band.

10/09 – 1/10

Cinematographer It Came From Kuchar

Independent Film Company — Film (Theatrical) — Tigerlily Pictures, LLC Details
10/09 – 1/10

Primary cinematographer of feature documentary about underground filmmakers George and Mike Kuchar and the filmmakers they influenced, including John Waters, Atom Egoyan and Wayne Wang. Extensive hand-held work, stylized interviews, also did approximately 50% of audio as one-man-band.

7/07 – 8/07

Camera Operator (Panasonic HVX900) Mlb All Star Game

FOX — Sports (TV) — Fox Sports Details
7/07 – 8/07

Camera Operator/DP for numerous events around the Major League Baseball All-Star Game in San Francisco for Fox Baseball Report.

6/92 – 9/02

Director of Photography Real Science!

PBS — Reality/Doc (TV) — KTEH-TV Details
6/92 – 9/02

Shot and field produced segments for PBS science show for teenagers. Extensive hand-held work in numerous challenging outdoor environments: swamps, glaciers, deserts, rainforest; with all manner of animals; on boats, planes, trains and automobiles.

3/01 – 6/01

VTR Operator Rich Dad, Poor Dad With Robert Kiyosaki

PBS — Live / Special Event (TV)
3/01 – 6/01


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Class of '82

Syracuse University

B.S., Film

My Gear

  • Canon DSLR
  • Panasonic HPX270
  • Panasonic HPX370


  • Audio
  • Canon DSLRs
  • Lighting
  • Panasonic P2
  • Sony XDCAM