Summary

I am a recent VCU CInema graduate, but my level of work is above that of a film student. I can deliver professional results, whether Pulling Focus, Operating, or working G&E. I have worked extensively with both digital and film cameras.

Credits

11/13 – 11/13

First Assistant Camera (Focus Puller) Hill of the Hapersnoks

Film (Theatrical) Details
11/13 – 11/13

As 1st AC, I was responsible for running the camera department, as well as making sure that every frame of the short "Hill of the Hapersnoks" was in focus. Pulling remotely on Sony FS700, steadicam.

10/13 – 11/13

Camera Operator (Red Scarlett) Or Forever Hold Your Peace

Film (Theatrical) Details
10/13 – 11/13

As Operator, I was in charge of the camera department, and worked closely with the Director and DP, Andy Kennedy-Derkay, to achieve a high quality, cinematic look for the film "Or Forever Hold Your Peace."

7/13 – 7/13

Dolly Grip Modern Girl

Film (Theatrical) — VCUarts Cinema Details
7/13 – 7/13

As Dolly Grip, I was responsible for moving the camera through the shot, hitting the same marks every time. I also assisted in the construction and operation of a 12' jib arm.

7/13 – 7/13

First Assistant Camera (Focus Puller) Brothers & Sisters

Film (Theatrical) — Back Alley Productions Details
7/13 – 7/13

As 1st AC, I was responsible for running the camera department, as well as making sure that every frame of the short "The Test" was in focus. Pulling on Arri Alexa with Cooke Panchro lenses.

6/13 – 6/13

Director Dinner With Clarence

Film (Theatrical) — VCUarts Cinema Details
6/13 – 6/13

I was responsible for making my creative vision of the film come to life. Inspired by films like "Drive" and "Shame," I shot the film in long takes, letting the actors move through the scene. I paid careful attention to art, lighting, camera, in addition to performance. DP Arthur Eng.

6/13 – 6/13

Camera Operator (Arri BL4) Prima Donna

Film (Theatrical) — VCUarts Cinema Details
6/13 – 6/13

As Operator, I was in charge of the camera department, and worked closely with the Director and DP, Jim Contner, to achieve a high quality, cinematic look for the film "Prima Donna."

5/13 – 5/13

First Assistant Camera (Focus Puller) The Test

Film (Theatrical) — VCUarts Cinema Details
5/13 – 5/13

As 1st AC, I was responsible for running the camera department, as well as making sure that every frame of the short "The Test" was in focus. Pulling on Arri BL4 with Zeiss CP.2 lenses.

4/13 – 4/13

Camera Operator (Arri BL4) Take Me Home

Film (Theatrical) — VCUarts Cinema Details
4/13 – 4/13

As Operator, I was in charge of the camera department, and worked closely with the Director and DP, Andy Kennedy-Derkay, to achieve a high quality, cinematic look for the film "Take Me Home."

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Education

Class of '13

VCUarts Cinema

BA in Cinema, English