Summary

Midwestern work ethic. 14 years of lighting experience. 10+ years of shooting experience. "No matter the challenge, he'll always stick with it." Profile picture: Lighting Viola Davis and Mariska Hargitay

Credits

4/23 – 6/23

Gaffer Ranch to Table (Season 4)

HBO Max — TV — Conveyor Media
4/23 – 6/23
5/23 – 5/23

Gaffer Lakers 2023-24

Crypto.com Arena, formerly Staples Center — Live/Special Event — Elite Edge Productions Details
5/23 – 5/23

Lit a bespoke set for Lakers stars including LeBron James and the entire starting lineup. Tow plant, three phase distro, four universes of DMX. This is the video that plays at the start of all home games. DP Marcus Taplin

2/23 – 2/23

Gaffer Exposure - Nordstrom Rack

Nordstrom — Advertising — Human Element Productions Details
2/23 – 2/23

Lit a 90’ x 50’ built set in such a way as to facilitate sweeping camera moves showcasing fashion models. People and clothes needed to look great and receive no shadows from pillars, clothing racks, Fisher Dolly, Briese umbrella, etc. Led an eight-person Electric department through prep and prelight alongside seven grips, then executed the shoot with 4&4 G&E crew. This was high-end commercial lighting to fulfill deep stop requirements & simultaneously provide flattering light for high key 270 degree views. Equipment included a Briese, (2) 18K booklights, a 16K HMI balloon with 40x40’ diffusion at the ready; Vortex8s and 1200d Pros were rigged to the set and in scissor lifts on wireless control. DP Arthur Woo

1/23 – 1/23

Gaffer League Championship Series

Internet — Live/Special Event — Elite Edge Productions Details
1/23 – 1/23

Conceived and implemented a dimmable lighting softbox that would be free of reflections for the top floor of a high rise building encased in glass. Also three phase power and floor units on wireless control. DP Ben Enke

12/22 – 12/22

Gaffer Fablecraft

Internet — Digital — Challenger Visuals Details
12/22 – 12/22

Lit four different rooms with contrasting lighting and color schemes for a four-way “Zoom”. DP Evan Bourcier

11/22 – 11/22

Gaffer Hodinkee

Hodinkee — Advertising Details
11/22 – 11/22

Lit John Mayer at the Jim Henson lot, for his line of Casio synthesizer watches.

10/22 – 10/22

Gaffer Maximum Effort

Oshkosh B’Gosh — Advertising — Really Original Details
10/22 – 10/22

Top lit a conference room for a comedy commercial in which various outlandish concepts are presented.

10/22 – 10/22

Gaffer Maximum Effort

Flock — Advertising — Really Original Details
10/22 – 10/22

Lit Steve Burns from Original Blues Clues. DP Nick Mahar

Orgs

  • PromaxBDA - 1 of 10 Scholars chosen nationally (2014)

Media

Recos

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William Hellmuth
Director of Photography (DP)
Landon is an outstanding gaffer. He's not only extremely knowledgeable, but he's great at thinking up creative solutions to see the DP's visions come to life. ...MORE...
Landon is a super nice person, and works hard on set. He was fast paced, and super passionate about lighting the scene. His endurance and determination was super impressive, the dude will do whatever it takes to get the job done right. I love worki ...MORE...
A solid choice for your Director of Photography. From his ambition and creative curiosity, Landon offers thoughtful, insightful ideas to further the vision. What separates him from the pack, though, is his understanding of the bigger picture, doing e ...MORE...

Education

Class of '14

Bethany Lutheran College

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)/Media Arts

My Gear

  • Macbook Pro
  • Mac Pro
  • LiteMat 4 Plus
  • Astera Titans
  • Creamsource VORTEX8
  • ETC Source Fours
  • Bespoke lighting and grip packages

Skills

  • Post Production
  • Producing
  • Television
  • Video Production
  • AVID Media Composer
  • Directing
  • Editing
  • music
  • Broadcast
  • Commercials
  • Digital Media
  • Photography
  • Social Media
  • Video Editing
  • Research
  • Project Management
  • Cinematography
  • Mac OS
  • Communication
  • Videography
  • Windows
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Creative Writing
  • Motion Graphics
  • Digital Cinema
  • Graphic Design
  • Leadership
  • Pitching Ideas
  • Stage Lighting
  • Studio Lighting
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Celtx
  • Concept development
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • cinema 4d
  • Branding & Identity
  • Client Relations Skills
  • Idea Generation
  • Stop Motion
  • Interpersonal Skill
  • Live Action Direction