Director and DP with 10+ years experience and and MFA from Columbia University. Good eye, good with actors, extremely creative, and have great foundation in both narrative and documentary. Nice demeanor on set and happy to be part of a team.


7/14 – Current

Film Boss – Race to Alaska

7/14 – Current

One of the many bosses at the Race to Alaska. In charge of film and video efforts to promote and document the race. Conceptualize, write, edit, and shoot video content for the race. Produce a long-term documentary effort to chronicle the next great adventure boat race. Coordinating aerial and marine photography efforts. Shooting from boats and planes. Work with media partners, sponsors, racers, and organizers to foster engagement in the race, and create great film and video content.

1/16 – 1/16

Director Tinder is the Night

Film (Short) — Misha Calvert Films Details
1/16 – 1/16

Co-Directed comedy short film in post production.

9/15 – 9/15

Director "Welcome to the Festival"

NWMC, YouTube — Internet — Big Face Films, Northwest Maritime Center Details
9/15 – 9/15

Produce, Direct, & Shoot a short documentary "Welcome to the festival" on an extremely tight timeline. This short verite doc show a day in the life of the Harbormaster at the Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival.

8/15 – 8/15

Director (Producer, DP) R2AK Throwdown

R2AK/YouTube — Internet — Big Face Films, Northwest Maritime Center Details
8/15 – 8/15

Conceptualize, Produce, Direct & Shoot short promo publicly challenging Larry Ellison to participate in the 2016 Race to Alaska. Long-take with non-professional talent, a challenge to get right, but a fun one.

6/14 – 7/14

Director (DP, Producer) R2AK: Are you ready?

Race to Alaska, Northwest Maritime Center — Internet — Big Face Films Details
6/14 – 7/14

Conceptualize, storyboard, direct talent, shoot, produce on land & in water operations. Post production supervision (hiring editors, music composition, graphics, sound mix) finishing & managing internet release.

4/14 – 4/14

Director (DP, Writer) Amateur Dictator Pilot

Scripted (TV) — Inside Voices Details
4/14 – 4/14

Directing & Shooting (A-Camera) for the pilot episode of Amateur Dictator. This is a fictional documentary/mocumentary series about a working class NYC building super who becomes the dictator of a little know Latin American country.

2/14 – 2/14

Director of Photography – Cerego, Muse

Commercial/Ad — Rob Richert Productions Details
2/14 – 2/14

Light and shoot a series of interviews and documentary footage about the Cergo/Muse partnership in quantified learning using cutting edge technology.

1/14 – 1/14

First Assistant Camera The Good Boy

Film (Short) Details
1/14 – 1/14

Fist AC for Sundance Winning Cinematographer Diego Jimenez. Shot on Sony F5 with Arri Ultra Primes, and a good deal of remote work with steadicam and fight choreography.


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Class of '13

Columbia University in the City of New York

MFA/Film Directing
Class of '12

The Nautical School

USCG Masters to 50 ton Near-Costal with Sailing Endorsement/
Class of '04

Colorado College

Bachelor's degree/Fine and Studio Arts

My Gear

  • DSLR
  • follow focus
  • lenses
  • matte box
  • rode videomic pro
  • single lav mic
  • tascam recorder
  • tripod


  • Adobe Premiere
  • Camera
  • Creative Writing
  • Directing
  • Editing
  • Film
  • Film Production
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Photography
  • Producing
  • Screenwriting
  • Video Editing
  • Video Production