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Jacques Star

Director of Photography
Dallas, TX

http://staffmeup.com/profile/jacquesstar

Summary

I am a Dallas based freelance lighting/cameraman. I specialize in underwater cinematography, reality, documentary, sports and commercial/corporate work. I love my job and always show up to work with a positive attitude.

Credits

6/19 – 6/19

First Assistant Camera Washington's Armor

Netflix — Film (Feature-length) — Tammy Lane Productions Details
6/19 – 6/19

Pulled focus for Red Epic.

5/19 – 5/19

Cinematographer Washington's Armor

Netflix — Film (Feature-length) — Tammy Lane Productions Details
5/19 – 5/19

Directed underwater shots in a pool. George Washington falling into James River scene with icebergs and a prop raft.

1/19 – 1/19

Director of Photography (DP) (Panasonic HPX3100) CNBC Squawk Box

CNBC — TV — CNBC Details
1/19 – 1/19

Set up interview as one-man band. Speakerphone setup on bluetooth speaker. Shot b-roll. Fed via Live-U to CNBC post-shoot.

11/18 – 11/18

Director of Photography (DP) (Panasonic HPX3100) Ford Experience

Corporate — UWG Creative Media Details
11/18 – 11/18

Shot live performances, b-roll of Ford vehicles and students interacting. Transferred footage to hard drive and gave to client.

10/18 – 10/18

Director of Photography (DP) (Sony F55) Your Worst Nightmare

Investigation Discovery — TV — Crazy Legs Productions Details
10/18 – 10/18

Set up green screen with Kino Flos. Built 6x3 frame/silk and lit subject according to lighting diagram. Set up eye-direct that makes the interviewee look through the lens but see the interviewer at the same time.

10/18 – 10/18

Director of Photography (DP) (Canon C300) CEO Interviews

Corporate — Transplace Details
10/18 – 10/18

Set up C300 and P2 cameras. Lit interview subject with Litepanels and Kino Flos. Set up 17 inch monitor. Adjusted key and kicker lighting for each subject as needed.

7/18 – 8/18

Camera Operator (Sony F55) First Time Flippers (Season 6)

DIY Network — TV — Boy Wonder Productions
7/18 – 8/18
3/18 – 3/18

Camera Operator (Sony F850) Married At First Sight

A+E — TV — Kinetic Content Details
3/18 – 3/18

B camera operator.

Unions

  • IATSE Local 796 Television Broadcasting Studio Employees (TBSE)

Orgs

  • NPPA
  • Dallas Producers Association
  • National Assoc. of Broadcast Employees and Technicians (NABET)

Media

  • Interviews

  • DIY Reel

Recos

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Education

Class of '06

UT-Arlington

Bachelors in Communications, Business Minor
Class of '02

North Lake College

Radio Film TV technology Associates

My Gear

  • Macbook Pro
  • Tripod
  • Canon EOS 5D Mark III
  • Canon C300
  • Sony FS7
  • Litepanels
  • Panasonic HDX900
  • Sony Z1U
  • Atomos Ninja
  • ARRI Lighting Kit
  • Nano Flash
  • Chimera
  • Scrim Jim
  • Kino FLo Diva Lights
  • Panasonic P2
  • Matte Box
  • boompole/shotgun mic
  • Bron HMI kit
  • Lectrosonics 411A wireless
  • Marshall 7 inch HD-SDI monitor
  • Sony PXW-X70
  • Sony RX100 with Underwater Housing
  • Sounddevices 664
  • Panasonic HPX3100
  • Lectrosonics L-Series wireless
  • Sennheiser IFBx3
  • Sony RX100 Mark IV with underwater housing
  • 17 Inch A/B monitor with SDI inputs
  • Joker 200w HMI
  • Adyntech Jab
  • Litepanels Astra x2

Skills

  • Editing
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Cinematography
  • Surfing
  • Hiking
  • Handheld
  • POV camera
  • Skateboarding
  • Scuba Diving
  • Go Pro
  • free diving
  • paddleboarding