Simply put, I love holding a camera and framing up a shot. I love expressive lighting, and I love natural lighting. I love creating memorable images. From documentary to commercial, from football fans to famous faces, from MT to the world, I shoot.


11/16 – Current

Director The Christian Left

Film (Short) — Team Cambium Details
11/16 – Current

Produced and Directed a short documentary as part of a 5 day Fusion Docs Challenge, this 7 minute short film is the first step toward a feature film exploring the 2009 decision by the ELCA to begin ordaining openly gay and lesbian pastors. It was selected as top 20 in the competition, and will screen at the 2017 Big Sky Documentary Film Festival.

10/13 – 11/16

Camera Operator (Sony F700 w/RF unit.) Root Sports College Football

Sports (TV) — Root Sports Details
10/13 – 11/16

RF Camera operator. Pregame tape packages, tailgating, game fans & color, far-side game cam, sideline hero player shots, post-game on-field.

6/16 – 7/16

Director of Photography (Black Magic Ursa Mini 4K) RISE

Film (Short) — RISE, LLC
6/16 – 7/16
6/16 – 6/16

Director of Photography (Sony a7S II) Saving for the Day

Film (Theatrical) — With a Cause Productions Details
6/16 – 6/16

"Additional Photography" of a few scenes.

6/10 – 5/16

Director of Photography (Sony F800, Panasonic GH4, Canon 7D & 5Dmii, Panasonic HVX200) – Magnum Global Media

6/10 – 5/16

Directing, Field Producing & Shooting wilderness adventure TV; DP of 2-seasons of a Reality TV series; Director/DP for green screen studio work; tabletop photography, product photography.

9/15 – 9/15

Director of Photography (Arri 416) Madre

Film (Short) — Maxed Out, LLC Details
9/15 – 9/15

DP for preliminary test shoot for an upcoming feature film production.

8/12 – 9/12

Director of Photography (Canon 7D) Bleached Bone

Film (Short) — With a Cause Productions Details
8/12 – 9/12

DP for a short film, shot in the Bitterroot Valley, Montana.

4/08 – 7/08

Director of Photography (Panasonic Varicam, Panasonic HVX-200) Shadow Billionaire

Film (Theatrical) — Bunim/Murray Productions Details
4/08 – 7/08

DP on a feature length documentary


  • Nosler's Magnum TV Compilation Reel

  • The Gunfather, Episode 208 Act 3


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Class of '99

USC School of Cinema-Television


  • Adobe Premier
  • Advanced Alpine Skier
  • After Effects
  • Backcountry Horseback Rider
  • Digital Cinema
  • Documetary
  • Endurance Runner
  • Film
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Open Water Diver
  • Reality TV