Summary

Sam is a New York City based Director of Photography and is very meticulous about the details of his work. He believes that a frame is the canvas and that the Director of Photography paints with light. www.samrobwood.net

Credits

5/16 – 5/16

Assistant Camera (Fs7) MFA Hermes showcase

Internet — Live / Special Event (TV) — Team Bubbly Details
5/16 – 5/16

Managed timelapse cameras, assisted the DP for lens changes, focus pulls, and anything else that was needed

11/15 – 5/16

Director of Photography (Black Magic Ursa) Routine

Film (Short) Details
11/15 – 5/16

I worked with director Samantha Franco very heavily in preproduction, production, and post production to find the look of her film, shotlist, scout, prelight, run camera tests, shoot and manage crew during production, and assist the color in post.

9/15 – 5/16

Director of Photography (RED Scarlet Dragon) Masquerade

Film (Short) Details
9/15 – 5/16

I worked with director Jessica Batista very heavily in preproduction, production, and post production to find the look of her film, shotlist, scout, prelight, run camera tests, shoot and manage crew during production, and assist the color in post.

4/16 – 4/16

Assistant Camera (PMW 3) Nike + Innovations Event

Internet — Live / Special Event (TV) — Team Bubbly Details
4/16 – 4/16

I assisted in getting a live feed from the camera operators to the tricaster and assisted the operators however they needed.

3/16 – 3/16

Grip (Sony F3) – NCM

Commercial/Ad — Video Dimensions Inc. Details
3/16 – 3/16

I was in charge of safely and properly rigging a light setup for an interview that began before a movie theatres' movies.

3/16 – 3/16

Assistant Camera (Fs7) – Jaguar (TVC)

Commercial/Ad — Video Dimensions Inc. Details
3/16 – 3/16

I was in charge of rigging the camera car with the tripod head, Mitchell mount, and camera, running sdi cables along the speed rail into the car so the director could see the DP's shots. I additionally assisted the DP when assistance was needed

2/16 – 2/16

Director of Photography (RED Scarlet Dragon) Durgon

Film (Short) Details
2/16 – 2/16

I worked on short notice with director Asilhan Sekercioglu in preproduction to shotlist, figure out her film's look, and scout. I then shot her film and managed crew during production.

12/15 – 1/16

Director of Photography (Canon C100) SOHO Dragon

Corporate — Beast Of The East Productions Details
12/15 – 1/16

I lit and shot interview setups for a few different interviewees and edited each interview to the company's liking.

Media

Recos

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Education

Class of '16

Pratt Institute

BFA Film

My Gear

  • GoPro
  • DJI Phantom 2
  • DJI Ronin
  • Canon 70D
  • Tokina 11-16mm f2.8
  • Canon 24-70mm f2.8

Skills

  • Director of Photography
  • Drone Pilot
  • Drone Operator
  • grip
  • Colorist
  • Gaffer
  • Assistant Camera
  • 1st Assistant Camera