Summary

Being of Apache Mescalero/Zapotec was taught and inspired by the traditions of his culture, started career working as a production assistant, line-producer for commercials, independent film companies, where he learned the intricacies of the film industry.

Credits

2/15 – Current

Producer Injustice InHeaven

Film (Theatrical) — SO BE IT FILMS
2/15 – Current
7/18 – 8/18

Director The ANNIE RIGGS Hotel

KOSA — Live / Special Event (TV) — SO BE IT FILMS
7/18 – 8/18
3/17 – 4/17

Director of Photography Buffalo Soldiers of West Texas

KOSA — News (TV) — SO BE IT FILMS
3/17 – 4/17
4/13 – 10/15

Director of Photography (RED ONE MX/Canon 5D MK2) The Exiled Wife

Film (Short) — SO BE IT FILMS
4/13 – 10/15
2/13 – 3/14

Production Assistant Alien Encounter (Season 3)

TLC — Reality/Doc (TV) — Karga Seven Pictures
2/13 – 3/14
1/13 – 12/13

Production Assistant Eyewitness War (Season 1)

National Geographic — Reality/Doc (TV) — Karga Seven Pictures
1/13 – 12/13
2/12 – 11/13

Production Assistant Futurescape with James Woods (Season 1)

Discovery — Reality/Doc (TV) — Karga Seven Pictures
2/12 – 11/13
3/11 – 8/13

Director of Photography (Canon 5D MK2) The Great Fallacy

Film (Theatrical) — SO BE IT FILMS
3/11 – 8/13

Media

Recos

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My Gear

  • Shure 57
  • 3DR: Solo Quadcopter Drone/GOPROHERO3-4
  • ARRI: Softbank 4Light Kit
  • CANON: 5DMK2-3/7D
  • CANON: C300MK2 /EF
  • Ikan LED IB500 Kit
  • Kino Flo: 4Bank Kit Divas Lite Kit
  • Matthews: PRO Mount Car Mounting System
  • PORTA-JIB: TRAVELLER/Porta-Jib Tracker
  • RED: EPIC MX/PL
  • Redrock Micro MicroRemote Wireless Focus KIT
  • RIGWHEELS: Camera Slider
  • Sennheiser ME66-64
  • SONY CineAlta 4K-T2: 20mm T2 Prime Lens 25mm T2 Prime Lens 35mm
  • Sound Devices 702 - 1
  • ZEISS ZE SLR: 21mm Distagon f/2.8 T* ZE 28mm Distagon f/2.0 T* Z
  • Zoom h4n - 2
  • ZOOM LENS: Zeiss 28-80mm T2.9*PL

Skills

  • Director
  • editor
  • Producer
  • writer
  • Documentary
  • Camera Operator
  • Director of Photography
  • Photographer
  • grip
  • executive producer
  • Line Producer
  • Creative Director
  • Event Coordinator
  • composer
  • Sound Recordist
  • Certified Drone Operator
  • Actor
  • Stage Manager
  • Live Video
  • Backline Tech
  • Lighting Tech
  • Certified PADI Diver
  • Storyboards.
  • Touring and Studio Musician