Summary

Welcome. This page is a more detailed version of my Linked In profile. I'm a Cinematographer focused on Lighting, Camera, and Color Grading. I'm hired by Ad Agencies and Production Companies to Light and Shoot Commercials and Hi-End Corporate Pieces.

Credits

10/20 – 10/20

Colorist (Lead) Element 7 Productions

Tineco — Advertising — Element 7 Productions Details
10/20 – 10/20

Colorist - Tineco Commercials

10/20 – 10/20

Director of Photography (DP) (RED) Element 7 Productions

Tineco — Digital — Element 7 Productions Details
10/20 – 10/20

Lighting and Camera - Tineco Commercials

9/20 – 9/20

Gaffer (Lead) Nearmap

Online — Corporate — Pacific Northwest Film Company Details
9/20 – 9/20

Light Interview

7/20 – 7/20

Director of Photography (DP) (RED) Microsoft Essentials Ready

Online — Corporate — The Garrigan Lyman Group Details
7/20 – 7/20

Lighting and Camera

6/20 – 6/20

Gaffer (Lead) Fly Moon Royalty

Online — Corporate — Spark Creative Details
6/20 – 6/20

Light Outdoor Music Set

3/20 – 3/20

Director of Photography (DP) (RED) SaltWorks Employee Profiles

Corporate — Embryo Collective Details
3/20 – 3/20

Light/Shoot Employee Profile Videos

3/20 – 3/20

Director of Photography (DP) (Canon 5D mkIV) Fusion Salt Stop-Motion Videos

Corporate — Embryo Collective Details
3/20 – 3/20

Shoot Series of Stop-Motion Videos

2/20 – 2/20

Director of Photography (DP) (RED) MSA (Microsoft Event Video Opener)

Corporate — G&R Live Details
2/20 – 2/20

Light/Shoot Interviews/B Roll

Affiliations

  • Adjunct Instructor Bellevue College
  • Guest Instructor at NW Film Forum
  • Guest Speaker at NW Film Forum
  • Guest Speaker at Sanford Brown College - Digital Media Program
  • Guest Speaker Bellevue College
  • Panelist at Sanford Brown College - Digital Media Program
  • Taught Lighting Workshop - Amazon Digital Video Team
  • Video Consultant for In-House Corporate Video Departments

Media

  • Production Company – Burning Flag | Director/DP – Greg Hardes | My Role – Lighting

  • Sample of Interview Lighting

Recos

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Nick Pignotti
Producer
Chris and I worked together on 2 videos I produced. He was a gaffer for both, and was incredibly helpful in all facets of the job and then some. He was a pleasure to have on set, he was professional, and polite to all, and someone I would love to ...MORE...

Education

Class of '06

Scottsdale Community College - Scottsdale, AZ

Acting/Directing and Motion Picture Production

My Gear

  • Kino Flo
  • Sony FS7
  • sliders
  • Litepanels
  • HMI
  • Camera support
  • Camera Accessories
  • ARRI Lighting Kit
  • C-Stand
  • Red Dragon
  • SkyPanel
  • Dollies
  • Source 4
  • 3 ton grip package
  • Butterflies
  • Overheads
  • 17" FSI Monitor
  • Combos
  • Floppies/Flags/Open Frames
  • Multiple Dolly's and Sliders (Wheels)
  • O Connor
  • Parabolic Reflector
  • Titan Tubes
  • S60

Skills

  • Cinematographer
  • Director of Photography
  • Camera Operating
  • Project Manager
  • Lighting
  • Videographer
  • grip
  • Color Grading
  • Directing Talent
  • Creative
  • Creative Director
  • Gaffer
  • Lenses
  • concepts
  • Strong experience working directly with the client on/off set