Summary

With 20 years of experience in production, I have served a vast variety of clients, in numerous production formats, for several iconic brands. I am known for creating dynamic images that show a solid understand light, frame, and most importantly - story.

Credits

9/16 – Current

Camera Operator (Sony F-800) Cooks vs Cons 3

FOOD — Reality/Doc (TV) — Cakehouse Media Details
9/16 – Current

Working with a team of 7 camera operators, I shoot the "B" camera position. As "B" Cam, I follow the show judges as they call the plays of our guest cooks. This position requires great focus and stamina to keep up with my subjects and anticipate the Directors calls while shouldering my camera rig.

1/16 – Current

Director of Photography The Asbury Park Experiment

Film (Theatrical) — Halo Group Details
1/16 – Current

As Director of Photography I am responsible for creating the look and feel of all new B-roll and interviews so that they mesh seamlessly with archival video and photographs to tell one compelling story. This film features multiple musical performances and formal interviews of iconic musicians.

5/16 – 7/16

Camera Operator (Sony F-800) Cooks vs Cons 2

FOOD — Reality/Doc (TV) — Cakehouse Media Details
5/16 – 7/16

During season 2, I was "A" camera operator.

11/15 – 12/15

Camera Operator (Sony Fs-7) almost christmas

Universal Pictures — Film (Theatrical) — Universal Pictures Details
11/15 – 12/15

Working seamlessly with 1st Unit, I shot all the behind the scenes content for the David Talbert/Will Packer Comedy feature, Almost Christmas.

9/15 – 10/15

Director of Photography (Sony FS-7) Home Depot: Closet Crush

HomeDepot.com — Internet — Uniworld Group: Production Artists Inc. Details
9/15 – 10/15

Leading a crew of amazing people, we created a series of Digital 30 second spots for Thehomedepot.com Because of the distribution destination, I choose to shoot with a pair of Sony Fs-7 cameras with Master Prime lens and the new Canon 17-120 Cinema. As a result, I was able to bring some pretty big ideas to life in the digital space.

1/15 – 2/15

Director of Photography (Sony F-5) Wonder

Kylie Marcus Blue — Music Video — Art House Music: Production Artists, INC Details
1/15 – 2/15

As Director/DP, I was responsible for creating the concept and principle photography for recording artist Kyle Marcus Blue's R&B release, Wonder. Although the budget was small, I was able to successfully achieve the "BIG LABEL" feel the client's marketing team was looking for -- on time and one budget.

11/14 – 12/14

Camera Operator (Sony F-5) Taking the Hill

MSNBC — News (TV) — MSNBC: Halo Group Details
11/14 – 12/14

Using the Sony F-5, I created dynamic formal interviews and captured iconic B-roll at Arlington National Cemetery. For the first time ever, every Headstone was honored with a memorial wreath laid by thousands of volunteers. The Wreath laying ceremony was the focus of MSNBC's holiday special, "Wreaths Across America: Taking the hill."

9/14 – 10/14

Director of Photography (Sony F-5) – Ford Motor Company (Uniworld Group)

Commercial/Ad — W.Miller & Company, LLC Details
9/14 – 10/14

Using the Sony F55 (w/Fujinon & Arri Master Primes) my team and I documented Techo Legend Kevin Saunderson's visit to Ford Motor Company's Michigan Assembly Plant. Despite limited resources and a skeleton crew, I was able to capture beautiful images that made for a very compelling story. The resulting docu-feature was an incredible success for the client and the Artist's brands.

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Education

Class of '01

Clark Atlanta University

Mass Media Arts/BA

My Gear

  • Arri Interview Lighting Pkg
  • Assorted electric
  • Assorted Grip
  • Assorted Nikon Lens
  • Canon C300 Kit
  • Kino-flo Lighting Kit
  • Leica D-Lux 5
  • MYT Mini 4ft Slider
  • Nikon D-800
  • Nikon D4s
  • Sony F-5 Kit
  • Sony Fs-7 Kit

Affiliations

  • IATSI Local 600
  • IBEW

Skills

  • Adobe Lightroom 5
  • Adobe Premeire
  • Alexa Operator
  • Alexa XT Operator
  • Avid Media Composer
  • Avid News Cutter
  • Comprehensive broll
  • Documentary Filmmaking
  • Formal interview lighting specialist
  • Panasonic Camera System Expert
  • Quick and effecient
  • Red Dragon Operator
  • Red Epic Operator
  • Red Operator
  • Sony Camera Systems expert