Eric, a Cinematographer, based in Salinas, has 6 Cinematographer credits and 1 Producer credit, and has been a member since 2014.


9/14 – Current

Cinematographer (editor) CHISPA Evaluation Video

Corporate — Artists Ink Details
9/14 – Current

As the cinematographer for this project I am in charge of filming interviews and b roll related to CHISPA's youth outreach programs. Once finished I will edit the footage into a ten minute film to be screened for community members.

6/14 – Current

Cinematographer (Writer, co-creator) Non Prophets Pilot

Internet — Artists Ink Productions Details
6/14 – Current

On Non Prophets, along with writing for the show, I also handle the cinematic aspects including storyboarding, set design, filming, and lighting.

10/14 – 6/15

Cinematographer (Cinematographer/documentarian) Mi Abuelito Fue Bracero

Film (Theatrical) — Baktun 12 Details
10/14 – 6/15

Baktun 12 writer Luis Juarez is gathering material for a performance piece to be accompanied by a documentary on braceros migrating to the US in the 1940s. My job is to document the process, record interviews, and compile the footage into a final documentary piece to be released on bluray.

8/14 – 9/14

Producer Los Otros Mexicanos

Reality/Doc (TV) — Canal Once Details
8/14 – 9/14

As the Local Producer I was the point of contact between the film crew and the locations and interviewees for the film. I was in charge of scheduling, contacting locations and obtaining film permits, interfacing with the crew and developing the best strategies for maximum film coverage.

1/13 – 3/14

Cinematographer A Tree in the Valley

Film (Theatrical) — Artists Ink Productions Details
1/13 – 3/14

As cinematographer on A Tree in the Valley I was in charge of translating a group of student written and painted pieces into a feature film. I created shot lists, storyboards, lighting setups, and lead a team of production assistants.

9/13 – 9/13

Sound Assistant Mauraya's Kick

Film (Short) — El Teatro Campesino Details
9/13 – 9/13

On Mauraya's Kick I handled recording of sound for the shoot, and coordinated with the AD on transference of the .wav files at the end of each shooting day.

9/13 – 9/13

Sound Assistant Chui Chicharron

Film (Short) — El Teatro Campesino Details
9/13 – 9/13

On "Chui" I handled recording of sound for the shoot. I also coordinated with the AD on transference of the .wav files at the end of each day.

12/11 – 11/12

Cinematographer (Director, editor ) Boondox

Spinfarm — Music Video — Freelance Details
12/11 – 11/12

I was the artistic coordinator for the music video Boondox, which included Directing, shooting, and editing the piece. It was one of my first gigs as a freelance out of college and provided me with a lot of creative freedom to experiment with my shooting style.


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Class of '11

California State University Sacramento

Film/Video Production

My Gear

  • 7 inch HD field Monitor
  • Canon 100mm Macro Lens
  • Canon 35mm lens
  • Canon 6D
  • Clapslate
  • Fluid Head tripod
  • Ikan Carbon Fiber Matte Box
  • Ikan Follow Focus
  • Ikan Tilta Shoulder rig
  • intravelometer
  • Konova Slider
  • Lavalier Mic
  • light stands
  • Lowel tungsten DP three light kit
  • Omni light snoot
  • promaster tripod
  • Schneider Optics square filters
  • scrims
  • SLR Magic Anamorphic Adapter
  • Sony NEX FS100
  • tripod dolly wheels
  • Tripod pan head
  • umbrellas
  • Zeiss 50mm Planar
  • Zoom H4n


  • Artists Ink
  • Baktun 12
  • El Teatro Campesino
  • The World Theater


  • Cinematography
  • Directing
  • Director of Photography
  • light board operation
  • LIghting
  • LIghting design (film/theater)
  • live sound recording
  • Producing
  • Production assistant
  • Project Management
  • Projection design
  • Video Editing
  • Writing