Cinematographer/Director of Photography for commercials, scripted, reality, and live TV. Owner of RED Epic, Sony FS7, and other cameras. View more of my work at


8/18 – 8/18

Camera Operator (Sony PMW-300) Love After LockUp (Season 2)

WE — Reality/Doc (TV) — Sharp Entertainment Details
8/18 – 8/18

Camera operator for a docu reality production, following an ex con as she transitions to life outside of prison.

7/17 – 4/18

Director of Photography (Sony FS7) HP Customer Testimonials

YouTube — Internet — InEvidence Details
7/17 – 4/18

We documented the HP customer experience for various clients throughout the Midwest. This project became more than ten different documentary-style vignettes for Internet distribution.

8/17 – 3/18

Director of Photography (Sony FS7) Breathing Above the Treeline

Film (Short) — Details
8/17 – 3/18

As director of photography, I was involved in storyboarding, location scouting, and of course running the lighting and camera departments.

12/17 – 1/18

Director of Photography (Sony FS7) Body in the Bath

Film (Short) Details
12/17 – 1/18

I ran the camera and lighting departments. We shot on the Sony FS7 with anamorphic lenses.

10/17 – 10/17

Camera Operator (Sony FS7) Windy City Flip (Season 1)

HGTV — Reality/Doc (TV) — Big Table Media Details
10/17 – 10/17

We shot on Sony FS7s with Canon cinema zooms. We covered multiple renovation projects in different stages throughout Chicago.

10/17 – 10/17

Director of Photography (Sony FS7) – Prospera Credit Union (Detonator)

Commercial/Ad — Big Table Media Details
10/17 – 10/17

I was director of photography on a series of studio spots, featuring real customer testimonials. We shot on the FS7 with CP2 lenses.

10/17 – 10/17

Director of Photography (Sony FS7) Target Volunteers

Internet — Target Corp Details
10/17 – 10/17

We followed Target employees as they volunteered in various places throughout Chicago. This video series was shot in two parts.

8/17 – 10/17

Camera Operator (Sony F5) First Time Flippers (Season 7)

DOITYOURSELF — Reality/Doc (TV) — Boy Wonder Productions Details
8/17 – 10/17

Document the progress of home renovations throughout the Midwest. We shot on Sony F5 cameras with Zeiss CZ lenses.


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Chad Halvorsen
I have worked with Jon over the past 7 years on multiple projects. He comes prepared, ready to work, and to adapt to any environment. He's well versed in camera department, as well as other production facets. ...MORE...


Class of '10


B.A. in Radio-TV-Film
Class of '07

UW Washington County

A.A.S. in General Studies

My Gear

  • 8 wireless lav kits
  • HMI Light Kit
  • Litepanels Astra 6x Bi-Color Kit
  • Motorized Gimbal
  • Sennheiser MKH-416 Shotgun Microphone
  • Slider
  • SLR Magic Anamorphic Prime Lens Kit
  • Sony A7s II
  • Sony FS7
  • Zeiss CP2 lens kit


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