Local Hawaii freelance filmmaker with gear. Unique expertise working within Hawaii-based communities, cultures, and environments. Have held key roles in doc-style productions that have received national broadcast. Specialize in small crew, run-n-gun.


2/16 – 2/16

Camera Operator (Canon C100 mkii) Luis Jorge Rivera Herrera, 2016 Goldman Environmental Prize, Islands and Island Nations

YouTube — Digital — Mill Valley Film Group Details
2/16 – 2/16

Camera Op and Sound on 7-day short doc shoot in Puerto Rico.

8/12 – 8/15

Director of Photography (Canon XF300) Sons of Halawa

PBS — Reality/Doc (TV) — Quazifilms Media Details
8/12 – 8/15

DP/Director/Producer for feature doc shot almost entirely in remote locations on the island of Molokai. National broadcast on PBS as part of the "Pacific Heartbeat" series in 2016.

2/12 – 12/14

Director of Photography (Canon C100 / Canon XF300 / Canon 70D) The Roots of 'Ulu

PBS — Reality/Doc (TV) — Mill Valley Film Group Details
2/12 – 12/14

Director of Photography and primary camera op for small crew doc shot at various locations on Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, and Big Island of Hawaii.

7/12 – 12/12

Director of Photography (Canon XF300 / Canon 7D) Nā Loea: The Masters | Mac Poepoe: Mālama Moʻomomi

PBS — Reality/Doc (TV) — OiwiTV Details
7/12 – 12/12

Director of Photography and Line Producer for 1/2 hr doc shot on the Island of Molokai about master Hawaiian fisherman, Mac Poepoe. Worked with Producer/Director, Keoni Lee and 2nd Camera/Sound, Justyn Ah Chong.


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Class of '00

Chapman University School of Film

BFA Film/TV Production

My Gear

  • Canon C100
  • canon xf300
  • Sennheiser Wireless Lav Kit
  • Various camera accessories
  • Cobra Backpacker Jib
  • Various Light Bounce/Diffusion
  • Various Sennheiser shotgun mics


  • Producing
  • AVID Media Composer
  • Directing
  • Editing
  • Documentary
  • Interviews
  • Camera Operation
  • Sound Recording
  • small crews
  • Run-N-Gun
  • Location Fixing