Summary

I am looking for work in film production. The photos document some of my experiences and journeys. Obviously photographs don't explain how they came to exist or what the process is . . . but that is the world of image and story creation . . .

Credits

6/15 – Current

Producer (Script Consultant) Final Call

Film (Theatrical) Details
6/15 – Current

This is a finished script that needs re-working to move it into a budget-realistic realm. Pulling on knowledge of location/studio work, story, camera, editing, audience perspectives, and general production costs, I'm working with writers on script overhaul.

8/14 – 8/15

Associate Producer Being

Film (Theatrical) — Et Tu Productions Details
8/14 – 8/15

Work with Sr. Producers to locate financing, manage the production costs and the timeline of production. Currently in development and pre-production.

5/15 – 7/15

Still Photographer (Lighting) Paladin

Film (Theatrical) — palmarium LLc Details
5/15 – 7/15

Still Photography and BTS to integrate marketing, promotional work with the look of the film. Film was shot on digital with Red - Stills were shot with Canon F-1 and EOS-1 for film and Canon Digital for backup. Lighting Design and Technical for green screen and studio.

1/97 – 6/15

Still Photographer (Photographer/Producer/Sales/Client Relations/) – Phillip Wong Productions (Elite New York, Women, Supreme, Publicis SA)

Commercial/Ad — Phillip Wong Productions Details
1/97 – 6/15

Work with clients to establish goals, parameters and story lines. Pre-production: designed, create sets, cast models, determine lighting scheme, select camera format and workflow. Schedule rentals, deliveries, returns, insurance, location and studio usage. Canon, other formats Establish workflow, logging, archiving, post-production workflow: RAW: retouch: formats for print. Primarily fashion area.

9/14 – 9/14

Location Coordinator (Still Photography) Supermodel/No Black Girls Please

Film (Theatrical) — Lock City Filmworks Details
9/14 – 9/14

Location Scouting, scheduling availability with cast availability and overall production. The project was very ambitious and ability to work under pressure was paramount. Juggling cast schedules with multiple locations. Worked extensively with Director, 1st AD, Producers, Production Coordinator and Production Manager.

7/14 – 9/14

Associate Field Producer (We Just Met Productions) We Just Met

Film (Short) — We Just Met Productions Details
7/14 – 9/14

This became a position of troubleshooting. Creating shot list, location scouting, logistics and scheduling, cast and crew management. Creating liaison between director and various department heads as positions and availability changed. Permits, releases, budget management.

5/14 – 5/14

Production Assistant Hermes of Paris Grand Opening

STYLE — Live / Special Event (TV) — Bounce AEG Details
5/14 – 5/14

Started out assisting on the public relations coordination for Vogue, W, Forbes, etc. but worked on multiple necessary project completions of design, draping, visual constructions, etc.

5/14 – 5/14

Grip (Assistant) Theater 9

Film (Theatrical) — Theater 9 Productions Details
5/14 – 5/14

Prepping indoor and outdoor locations in a team for multiple shots. Lighting and staging areas.

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Education

University of Illinois - Chicago

BA - English Literature

University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign

MBA - Business Marketing and Managment

New York University

MFA - Film Production

My Gear

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Assorted lighting equipment
  • Camera supports
  • Canon 5D
  • Lighting supports
  • ProFoto 2400 and heads

Skills

  • Crew and cast management
  • Fashion and Food and politics and economics
  • Lighting Design
  • Live event scheduling and logistics
  • Production Coordination
  • Production Design
  • Production Management
  • Research and analysis of history feature news - published
  • Still Photography
  • Timeline management and planning
  • Writing - News and broadcast