FILM & TELEVISION PROJECTS

2016

First Assistant Camera

The Desert Trip Documentary, Goldenvoice / AEG Live Productions, Kenny Stoff (Director)

Behind the sceans documentary about the historic music festival in Indio, CA

           

First Assistant Camera

Crossing the Line, Pitch Films, David Tryhorn (Director/Producer)

The tragic yet uplifting story of athletics prodigy Danny Harris, and his battles with his demons on and off the track

 

Camera Operator

CMT Concert of the Summer: Jason Aldean & Friends at Lakeshore, CMT, Viacom, Switched on Entertainment, Jim Raley (Director)

            Live festival concert for broadcast on CMT

 

2015

Camera Operator, First Assistant Camera & Grip

The Beatles: Eight Days a Week – The Touring Years, Apple Corps Ltd/White Horse Pictures/Imagine Entertainment, Ron Howard (Director)

A feature film documentary about the band’s touring years

 

Camera Opperator

Circle Line | Alicia Keys - Landmarks Live, City Drive Films, Daniel E. Catullo (Director)

            Live concert for broadcast on PBS

 

First Assistant Camera, Grip

The Soundtrack of Our Lives, Scott Free Productions, Chris Perkel (Director)

A look at the life and work of music producer, Clive Davis

 

Assistant Camera

Untitled Tarzan Documentary, Waltz International Pictures, Tiller Russell (Director)

           

2014

Camera Assistant & 2nd Unit Camera Operator

Sonic Highways, Therapy Content/Roswell Films, Dave Grohl (Director)

Eight-episode HBO documentary mini-series highlighting the musical history of eight cities with each episode culminating in a Foo Fighters music video

 

Camera Assistant & Grip

TEMPS, Ryan Sage (Director/Producer)

            Independent, low-budget romantic comedy

 

2013

Grip

By Crooked Steps” by Soundgarden (music video)  

 

2012

Remote Camera Operator & 2nd Unit Camera Operator

Sound City, Therapy Content/Roswell Films, Dave Grohl (Director)

This feature length documentary about a storied recording studio premiered at Sundance

 

Grip

Feed the Kitty, Kenny Stoff (Director)

Independent documentary short about a quirky Redondo Beach live karaoke band with a loyal following

 

Digital Imaging Technician (DIT)

Sci-Fi Channel

Promotional video for the television show “Face-off”

 

2003

Director, Director of Photography, Producer, and Editor

Mower, Blower, and Whacker, Weinberg Bros. Productions

            Independently produced feature length comedy film

 

2000

Director of Photography & Camera Operator

Be It Ever So Humble, There’s No Place, Anthony Ladesich (Director)

            Emmy Award winning visual poem about jazz music         

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

2008-Present Camera Operator & Projectionist for large-scale, live, corporateevents

Select Media Resources LLC, Tom Cutler (Owner)

 

2005-Present Camera Operator & Projectionist for large-scale, live, corporate events

Vista Productions, Mike Dolembo (Supervisor)

 

TECHNICAL EXPERTISE/TRAINING

Proficient with all film formats, 8mm to 35mm; digital camera platforms, especially ARRI Alexa and Amira, Red and Cannon; Remote Camera (PTZ) operation; Trained Digital Imaging Technician (DIT)

Working knowledge of grip, electrical, and sound production equipment and techniques

Completed Contract Services Administration Trust Fund (CSATF) general safety course

 

EDUCATION

1996-2000    Academy of Art University, San Francisco         

Bachelor’s of Fine Arts: Motion Pictures and Television; Minor: Still Photography

 

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

2013  

2nd Unit Camera Operator & Gaffer

Los Angeles Jewish Home, Jessica Young (Director)

A promotional video for this non-profit organization that provides senior care

 

Camera Operator

Bob Woodruff Foundation, Kenny Stoff (Director)

A Public Service Announcement for the “Wounded Warrior Project” which provides physical and mental health services to injured veterans.

 

2012

Camera Operator

Benefit for Mitch Lucker, James Lynch (Organizer)

A live concert benefiting the family of Mitch Lucker, lead singer of Suicide Silence, who passed away in a motorcycle accident