Summary

Over 10 years of professional experience in the film and TV industry working primarily as a DP and Camera Operator.

Credits

3/20 – 3/20

Director of Photography (DP) (Sony FS7) Surviving Death (Season 1)

Netflix — Reality/Doc (TV) — Break Thru Films Details
3/20 – 3/20

Shoot for the docu series lighting and filming interviews

3/20 – 3/20

Camera Operator (Sony FS7) Fulltime Fighter

The Jorge Masvidal Network — Reality/Doc (TV) — Genghis Con Films Details
3/20 – 3/20

Filming with local MMA fighters Jorge Masvidal and Charlie Decca.

1/20 – 1/20

Camera Operator (Sony FS7) ONE37pm x Dwyane Wade's 'Masters of the Mic'

Online — Live / Special Event (TV) — Chroma House
1/20 – 1/20
10/19 – 10/19

Camera Operator (Sony FS7) Car Test

TIDAL — Reality/Doc (TV) — Hyper House Details
10/19 – 10/19

Supplied equipment with a Sony FS7 Camera package and operated Camera alongside DP

6/19 – 6/19

Gaffer (David Ortiz PSA) – Immanuel Production Group

MLB — Commercial/Ad — Immanuel Production Group Details
6/19 – 6/19

Gaffer in charge of lighting and grip crew

6/19 – 6/19

Camera Operator (Sony FS7) NBA 2K E-Sports league The Ticket

YouTube — Sports (TV) — OS Studios Details
6/19 – 6/19

ENG Camera Operator shooting interviews and slow motion Broll for broadcast

4/19 – 4/19

Camera Operator (Sony FS7 ) Space lift (Pilot)

HGTV — Reality/Doc (TV) — Juma Entertainment Details
4/19 – 4/19

Provided camera, lenses, and lighting equipment. Operated camera alongside the DP

12/18 – 12/18

Director of Photography (DP) (Sony FS7) – Homestead Speedway (Wow Factor)

Commercial/Ad — Wow Mktg Details
12/18 – 12/18

Shooting interviews and b roll for next year's Homestead Speedway Eco Boost Nascar commercial ads.

Media

  • JIOT - United We All Can

  • Somos LOUD PSA

Recos

Would you like to write a recommendation for Michael? Write a Recommendation »
Michelle Lamarche
Cinematographer
I had the pleasure of working with Michael in a Documentary and he is wonderful to work with. He has exceptional expertise in lighting, leadership and cameras. He has a solid work ethic and is dedicated, methodical and very capable. I will recommend ...MORE...
Francisco J. Hidalgo
Director/DP/ Producer
Michael Valverde is a great professional and very reliable. I’ve known Michael for more than seven years, and we have worked together many times. Through the years, I have hired him as a Director of Photography, Camera Operator or Gaffer, and his w ...MORE...
Johnny Murillo
Producer/Writer
Michael was our cam operator on our traveling food show, "What's Good In Your Hood". You can see his work on Facebook Watch, "Garcias Seafood". He was an incredible team player, he is very knowledgable of his craft and a professional. I will always r ...MORE...

Education

Class of '10

Miami Dade College

Associate of Arts and Science Film production degree

My Gear

  • Sony A7s
  • GoPro
  • Canon 7D
  • Sony FS7
  • ARRI LIGHT KIT
  • C-Stand
  • Sony a6500
  • Rode NTG2
  • 5 - 25lb Sand bags
  • 5 to 1 impact reflector
  • Pearstone Slate
  • Sennheiser G3 Lav Kit
  • Tokina EF 11-16mm f/2.8
  • • Sigma EF 24-70mm OS F/2.8 Art Lens
  • Canon EF 24-105mm IS F/4.0 L
  • Canon EF 16-35mm F/2.8 L
  • Rokinon EF 24mm Cine DS F/1.5
  • Rokinon EF 35mm Cine DS F/1.5
  • Rokinon EF 50mm Cine DS F/1.5
  • Rokinon EF 85mm Cine DS F/1.5
  • Canon EF 100mm IS F/2.8 L
  • Canon EF 135mm Cine DS F/2.0 L
  • Sony E 18-105mm F/4.0 G
  • Sony E 35mm OSS F/1.8
  • Sennheiser G2 Lav Kit
  • Shure Wired Mic
  • Tascam DR-10L (2)
  • Sennheiser ME66 K6 Microfone
  • Stereo VideoMic X
  • • Zoom H4n
  • Wind Screen
  • 2 - 8 x 16 furniture pads
  • 2 - 8 x 16 Duvetyne
  • Stands & diffusions rolls & flags
  • Quasar Lighting Package
  • 3 - 650W & 1- 150w
  • 3- Chimera Video Pro Plus with Speed Rings
  • Dracast LED500 Pro Bi- Color LED light kit (4) with Anton Bauer
  • Rolling Case for lights
  • Individual dimmers for tungsten lights
  • SmallHD702 Bright 7inch monitor
  • Miller DS-20 Carbon Fiber Tripod - Load capacity 22lbs
  • Induro tripod with MVH502 Pro head - Load capacity 15lbs
  • E-Image GH06 2 stage carbon fiber tripod - Load capacity 13lbs
  • SmallRig Sony VCT-14 padded shoulder plate with VCT 14 plate
  • Zhiyun Crane with added accessories
  • DJI Ronin 3 Axis Brushless Gimbal Stabilizer (supports Cameras u
  • Tilta A7S cage with 15mm rods
  • Ninja Assassin 7 inch monitor/recorder
  • Ikan DH5 5 inch Monitor Full 1920X1080 LCD
  • 8ft X 16ft Impact collapsible Green Screen
  • 3 - Sony XQD 128gb Cards
  • 4 - SanDisk Extreme 400 Pro 32GB CF Cards
  • 6 - SanDisk Extreme Pro 64GB SD cards
  • 2 - Transcend 95MB 64Gb SD Cards
  • Sharpness Indicator
  • Tiffen Filters - UV / Polarized / Variable ND for all lenses
  • Go Pro Accessories - Lcd touch screen
  • • Magliner Gemini Sr Convertible Hand Truck
  • Rock and Roller R12 Cart

Skills

  • Camera Operator
  • Director of Photography
  • Gaffer
  • Assistant Camera