Summary

I am a Chicago-based freelancer specializing in Camera Operating, time-lapse Photography, AC work, and all things technical. My camera experience includes: Sony F5 / F55, F800, EX3, Canon C100/C300, HVX200, AF100, DVX100/B, 5d Mk 2/3, Go Pro 3/4 etc...

Credits

2/15 – 2/15

Assistant Camera (Canon C300) The Surprise Wedding

ABC FAMILY — Reality/Doc (TV) — Shed Media US Details
2/15 – 2/15

I worked as an AC for a week on this Reality TV show. I was responsible for organizing camera media, camera power, building the camera rigs, and setting up lights.

10/14 – 11/14

Camera Operator (Canon C300) REAL SPORTS WITH BRYANT GUMBEL (11/20/07)

HBO — Reality/Doc (TV) — HBO Studio Productions Details
10/14 – 11/14

I filmed interview and B-roll footage for a segment about the Chicago Bears.

9/14 – 9/14

Assistant Camera (Sony PMW-F5) Documentary B-Roll

Corporate — Original Six Media Details
9/14 – 9/14

I assisted the camera operator in a day of B-roll shooting and a few corporate interviews.

7/14 – 9/14

Tech Department (Tech Assistant) The Real World 30

MTV — Reality/Doc (TV) — Bunim/Murray Productions Details
7/14 – 9/14

As a Tech, I fix cameras, audio gear, wireless controllers etc... I have worked as Camera Op, shooting on the Sony F800, Sony EX3 and 5dMkIII. I deal with the daily tapeless media management and have been a Jib assist, audio field mixer / boom op and time-lapse shooter.

7/14 – 7/14

Camera Operator (Sony EX3) Diamond Envelope Retrospective

Corporate — Freelance Client Details
7/14 – 7/14

I shot video footage at a live event for Diamond Envelope, a printing company in the suburbs of Chicago.

6/14 – 7/14

Camera Operator (Sony EX3) Big Questions

Reality/Doc (TV) Details
6/14 – 7/14

I shot interview footage and B-roll for an episode of the PBS program Big Questions.

5/13 – 11/13

Tech Department Bering Sea Gold 3

DISCOVERY — Reality/Doc (TV) — Original Productions Details
5/13 – 11/13

I rigged stationary cameras and audio gear to boats and ice huts, managed the shows camera gear and digital media transfers, and did time-lapse shooting.

9/13 – 10/13

Producer/Shooter Chicago Jazz Festival

chicagomusic.org — Internet Details
9/13 – 10/13

I was involved in covering this event for the website Chicagomusic.org. I shot the video and edited the piece. This video can be viewed on my vimeo page.

Media

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Education

Class of '10

Southern Illinois University Carbondale

BA in Cinema

My Gear

  • Adobe Creative Cloud Suite

Skills

  • Cinema Camera Operation
  • DSLR Operation
  • ENG Operation
  • Interview Lighting
  • Live Sound Recording
  • Motion Control Time-lapse Photography
  • Video Editing