I am a Director of Photography, and I have been a filmmaker in the DC metro area for over 8 years. With a military and law enforcement background I bring my life experiences and discipline to every job I work on.


10/16 – 10/16

Director of Photography (DP) (Sony FS7) Commercial

Digital — Napalon Productions Details
10/16 – 10/16

Working with a narrative commercial script, designed each shot to visually tell the story, and enhance the overall esthetics to convey a Western theme inside an office environment.

2/16 – 2/16

Director of Photography (DP) (Sony FS7) Army ACT Training Videos

Corporate — Peak Media Group Details
2/16 – 2/16

Designed and filmed the overall look and esthetics of narrative script based training scenarios utilizing lighting equipment, and production tools such as a linear slider and a jib to effectively convey the mood and tone of each scenario.

2/16 – 2/16

Gaffer Gift From The Heart

Digital Details
2/16 – 2/16

Designed and lit the exteriors and interiors of this short narrative film utilizing HMI’s, 8X8 diffusion frames, and LED’s.

7/15 – 7/15

Director of Photography (DP) (Sony FS7) Catholic University Training Videos

Corporate — Napalon Productions Details
7/15 – 7/15

Collaborated with the director to create high-end, and rich visuals for a series of narrative script based training scenarios with actors, props, and multiple locations on a multi-camera film set.

3/15 – 3/15

Gaffer The Clash and the Change

Corporate — Pierce Mill Entertainment Details
3/15 – 3/15

Collaborated with the director of photography and the director to create their vision and overall look for a comedic and educational web series.




  • Cherry host Commercial Long

  • GERO Nursing Social Work Part 1


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Class of '12

American University

MFA Film & Electronic Media
Class of '09

The Art Institute of Washington

Video Skills Diploma

My Gear

  • Sony A7s
  • Sony FS7
  • DJI Ronin
  • Rode Shotgun Mic
  • LED Lighting
  • Wireless Follow Focus
  • Rhino Slider
  • Tungsten lighting
  • Rokinon Cinelens Kit
  • Convergent Design Odyssey7Q+
  • Assorted Grip and Electric Gear
  • Cinema Gears Ghost Eye HD Transmitter
  • Longvalley Seven Jib
  • Panasonic AC130a
  • Wireless & Wired Lavs


  • Producing
  • Directing
  • Editing
  • Cinematography
  • Lighting
  • Steadicam
  • gripping
  • Gimbal Op
  • Operating Camera