Summary

Ian began his career in 2015 when he shot an award winning documentary while still in school called "I Am The Bronx." Since then, he has moved into a more narrative space working mainly on music videos, short films, and corporate training videos.

Credits

2/19 – 2/19

Videographer (Lead) Vonage SKO 2019

Live Event — Vonage Business Details
2/19 – 2/19

Set up the cameras, lit the stage, and controlled 2 cameras (one via remote control) during the presentations. Offloaded the footage and cataloged the presentations at the end of each day using keywords and meta tags in Avid for the editor.

1/19 – 2/19

First Assistant Camera Model Boy (Season 1)

YouTube — Digital — Model Boy TV Details
1/19 – 2/19

Assisted the Director of Photography with lighting setups, camera maintenance, organization of gear, and pulled focus during principal photography. Was given the responsibility of lighting and photographing selected scenes on my own under the supervision of the director.

12/18 – 1/19

Director of Photography (Blackmagic Ursa mini 4.6k ) People of the Sun

YouTube — Music Video — Allora Productions Details
12/18 – 1/19

Created stage lighting plots in VectorWorks for the location we were shooting in. Supervised the gaffer and Grip & Electric 2&2 team during the rigging and focusing of all the lights. Operated the camera during principal photography.

11/17 – 11/18

Producer (Internal Communications) – United Parcel Service

Details
11/17 – 11/18

In charge of creating all internal communications for the Northeast Region of UPS. Respnosibilities included scripting, storyboarding, interviewing, lighting, and QC of corporate videos. Most of the production was handled by myself and I oversaw a team of editors and motion graphics artists that handled post.

10/18 – 10/18

Director of Photography (Blackmagic Ursa mini 4.6k ) Red Gucci Bag

Film (Short) — GEM Productions Details
10/18 – 10/18

Scouted locations with the Director, as there was no location manager, and helped in the selection process. Designed lighting ahead of time using plot software and supervised the execution of those setups with a gaffer and 2&2 G&E. Operated the camera with the assistance of a Dolly Grip and a First Assistant.

8/18 – 8/18

Director of Photography (Alexa Mini) Yennachu

YouTube — Film (Short) — Sarathy Pictures Details
8/18 – 8/18

Worked with a Bollywood team to photograph the short film, Yennachu. A Tamil translator was present on set for me to communicate with some of the cast and crew members who did not speak English. An exercise in patience and communication, the film was shot over two days and included some very ambitious setups. Photography was completed on time.

Media

  • Cinematography Reel 2018

  • Corporate Reel 2019

Recos

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Education

Class of '17

The College of New Jersey

BA in Radio, Television, and Film Production

My Gear

  • AVID Media Composer
  • DaVinci Resolve
  • Nuke
  • 50mm lens
  • 35mm Lens
  • 85mm Lens
  • Sennheiser MKE 600
  • Logic X
  • Fusion
  • 135mm lens
  • 24mm lens
  • Prime Lens Kit
  • Ursa Mini 4.6K
  • Benro Tripod Head
  • Tascam 701D
  • 1k Altman 5" Fresnel
  • 1k Altman Ziplite
  • 2k Desisti Leonardo Piccolo
  • 300w Pepper Fresnel
  • E-image tripod legs
  • Elation TVL 4000 LED Panel

Skills

  • Lighting Design
  • grip
  • Gaffer
  • Electrical
  • Lighting for Film
  • camera maintenance
  • Lighting for Digital
  • Lens Maintenance
  • Theatrical Lighting Design