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Summary of Qualifications

Dedicated and detail-focused Cinematographer, Videographer, and Visual Media Producer, with a demonstrated track record of producing accomplished productions professionally and creatively.

Skill Proficiencies

Education

Bachelor’s Degree in Film and Video Production, major in Cinematography
Graduated with Honors, 2003
Columbia College Chicago

Recent Professional Experience Summaries

Television

  • Director of Photography / Camera Operator (XDCAM HD): two, short-form video segments for broadcast alongside the 2010 French Open. Tennis Channel.
  • Director of Photography / Camera Operator (XDCAM HD, HDCAM): Retirement Revolution: The New Reality. 90-minute nationally broadcast PBS Special. Boyer Productions, WTTW National Productions.
  • Director of Photography / Camera Operator (HDCAM): Gangland. Episode #307. History Channel.
  • Director of Photography / Camera Operator (HDCAM): When Weather Changed History: Episode #214: Super Outbreak. Towers Productions, Inc. The Weather Channel.

Documentary

  • Director of Photography / Camera Operator – (Vienna, Austria Unit). (XDCAM HD): International Antarctic Expedition Team. Tawani Foundation; Von Braun Center for Science & Innovation; NASA.
  • Director of Photography / Camera Operator (HDCAM): The New Cicero Municipal Complex. Cicero, IL.
  • Producer / 2nd Unit Director of Photography / Camera Operator (HDCAM + DV): Between Two Worlds: The Inner Lives of Children of Divorce. Documentary based on the book written by Elizabeth Marquardt. Boyer Productions.
  • Additional Cinematographer (HPX300): Snip. Feature Documentary about Leo Passage & Pivot Point International. FrameOne Communications.


Educational / Industrial

  • Director of Photography / Camera Operator (HD/Letus35, Nikon lenses): Midas Premium Brake Service. Training Video. CBC.
  • Director of Photography / Camera Operator (HD): NAPA Auto Parts. Training Videos. CBC.
  • Director of Photography / Camera Operator (DVCAM): Computer and Internet Basics. Children’s Educational Video. Colman Communications Corp., Discovery Education.
  • Additional Cinematographer / Camera-2 Operator (Canon 5D Mark II): Walgreens Stores – The New Wave. Promotional Video. ProGroup, Walgreens.
  • Director of Photography / Camera Operator (DV): Generac Power Systems Corporate Video & Virtual Factory Tour. Brien Lee VideoStory Inc.

Events

  • Videographer: National Radio Hall of Fame 2011 Induction Ceremony, hosted by Larry King. MBC.
  • Camera Operator (Triax/live web cast): Pritzker Military Library Presents. Jumpmaster Productions, WYCC-TV.
  • Producer / Director of Photography / A-Camera Operator (DVCAM/BETA): Windy City Open Squash Championships National Tournament. University Club of Chicago.
  • Camera Operator (HD): SAP Advanced Manufacturing Summit. Corporate Videos.
  • Camera-3 Operator (HPX170): Vadim Gluzman Violin Concert  &  Kathleen Keane Fall CD Celebration Concert. Live Events. Jumpmaster Productions.


Narrative

  • Director of Photography / Camera Operator (AF100, Nikon lenses): The End of August. Short Film, submitted for the 2012 Sundance Film Festival. Clear Box Studios.
  • Director of Photography / Camera Operator (DV): Diacritical. Feature Film. Wishbox Media.
  • Director of Photography / Camera Operator (HVX205A/Letus35, Zeiss lenses): The Incurable. Short Film.
  • Director of Photography / B-Camera Operator (HVX200/Cinevate Brevis 35mm, Nikon lenses): Endangered. Short Film.

Promotional

  • Director of Photography / B-Camera Operator (Canon 7D, GoPro): CB Fleet Solutions. Napa Auto Parts, CBC.
  • Director of Photography / Camera Operator (DV): American Cancer Society Fundraising Promotional Video.
  • Director / Director of Photography / Camera Operator / Editor (DV): A New Harvey Rising. City of Harvey, IL Mayor’s office.
  • Director of Photography / Camera Operator (HPX170): Mr Skin. Promotional Web Video.