Summary

Emmy & Telly Award winning DP living and working in the greater Minneapolis area. Working on many different types of projects that include documentaries, TV shows, commercials, and pro sports videos. Arri Amira & C100 Owner/Operator - Delta Platinum

Credits

6/16 – 6/16

Director of Photography (Arri Amira) – FOX Sports GO - John Smoltz (FOX)

Commercial/Ad — Elite Edge Productions Details
6/16 – 6/16

Shot for one day down in Atlanta with John Smoltz at his house for a new national FOX Sports Go App campaign. Shot on the Arri Amira in with Cooke Anamorphics with with a great local crew in ATL.

5/16 – 5/16

Director of Photography (Arri Amira) – FOX Sports GO - Dierks Bentley

Commercial/Ad — Elite Edge Productions Details
5/16 – 5/16

Shot on location at a Dierks Bentley concert in Ohio for a national :30 commercial about the FOX Sports GO app. Setup loaded in in 2.5 in an unknown space and worked with high profile talent with a 60min schedule to get 3 different setups and looks. Lit an outside tent day for night time bar feel.

5/16 – 5/16

Director of Photography (Arri Amira) – Minnesota Vikings 2016 Graphic Intro (Minnesota Vikings Football, LLC)

Commercial/Ad — Elite Edge Productions Details
5/16 – 5/16

3 days of shooting on a custom build set with LED lighting in the walls. Shooting on a 15' Jimmy Jib on dolly track. Shooting music video vibe shots with all the players to be cut into graphical elements for in stadium use.

5/16 – 5/16

Director of Photography (Arri Amira - Phantom 4k Flex) – COPA America Centenario

Commercial/Ad — Elite Edge Productions Details
5/16 – 5/16

During our 3 day shoot we captured actors and extras from all 16 countries representing their futbol teams for the upcoming COPA American tournament. This shoot was for the world wide broadcast spot to promote the tournament. We shot around city streets, built a tunnel and shot 1500fps in a studio.

4/16 – 4/16

Camera Operator (Sony PXW-X400) NFL Draft

NFL — Sports (TV) — Marcus Taplin Productions Details
4/16 – 4/16

Shot ENG/Live Shot in Minneapolis, MN for 3 days during the NFL draft along with an audio engineer.

4/16 – 4/16

Director of Photography (Arri Amira) – Bethany Lutheran College

Commercial/Ad — Marcus Taplin Productions Details
4/16 – 4/16

I worked as the producer, director and DP on a 3 day commercial shoot for Bethany Lutheran College in Mankato, MN to help them rebrand their admissions videos. From pre to post I am leading this project and pitching the creatives to the clients.

4/16 – 4/16

Director of Photography (Arri Amira) – FOX Sports GO

Commercial/Ad — Elite Edge Productions Details
4/16 – 4/16

Shot on a farm with former Minnesota Twins World Series catcher Tim Laudner as he surprised two Twins fans with an iPad loaded up with the new FOX Sports GO app.

4/16 – 4/16

Director of Photography (Arri Amira) – REI Spec Commercial

Commercial/Ad — Mojave Pictures Details
4/16 – 4/16

We shot a series of REI branded commercials focused on all the beauty Colorado and the Rocky Mountains have to offer. One of the campaigns focused around moving your work office outside into nature.

Media

Education

Bethany Lutheran College

Film & TV Production/Business Majors

My Gear

  • 1×1 LED FLOLight
  • 2 x 400 Diva Kino Flos
  • 2 x Lectrosonics SMV Transmitters
  • 2 x SANKEN 11D Mics
  • 3 x Matthews C Stands
  • 4 x Hollywood Double Riser – Aluminum Combo with Rocky Mountai
  • Arri Amira
  • Canon 17-120mm Cinema Servo Zoom Lens
  • Canon 24-70mm
  • Canon C100
  • Kessler Cine Slider with elektraDRIVE Motor Bundle
  • Lectrosonic SR Dual-Channel Slot Mount Receiver
  • Matthews 2-Riser Rolling Combo Stands
  • Matthews 3-Riser Rolling Combo Stands
  • Matthews Boom Arm
  • Sachtler DV15 Sticks
  • Sennheiser ME66/K6 Combo
  • Small HD AC7 Monitor

Skills

  • Cinematography
  • Composition
  • Documentaries
  • Interviews
  • Lighting
  • Narrative
  • Reality TV
  • Sports
  • Travel