Awards

PRIMETIME EMMY
(2016)
WINNER: Outstanding Cinematography For A Nonfiction ProgramCARTEL LAND
CINEMA EYE HONORS
(2016)
WINNER: Outstanding Achievement in CinematographyCARTEL LAND
SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL
(2015)
WINNER: Special Jury Prize for Best Cinematography - US DocumentaryCARTEL LAND

Cinematographer

GONE: THE FORGOTTEN WOMEN OF OHIO
(2017)
A gripping eight-part documentary series follows Academy Award nominated filmmaker, Joe Berlinger, as he investigates a series of mysterious deaths and disappearances in the small rust-belt town of Chillicothe, Ohio.Radical Media
SPIKE TV
Dir: Joe Berlinger
Series Cinematographers: Bob Richman, Luke Geissbuhler, Tony Hardmon
DANCE WITH ME
(in post-production)
(2016)
Exceptional children in an after school dance program show us a thing or two about determination, perseverance, joy and the satisfaction of really being seen - in a world often blind to their very existence.Cat Tails, LLCDir: Catherine Tambini
LIGHTS CAMERA UGANDA
(in production)
(2016)
Wakaliwood is the Hollywood of Uganda’s ghettos, where “slumdog Tarantino” Isaac Nabwana has made over forty six movies in ten years with his devoted crew of working class dreamers. When New York film programmer Alan Hofmanis shows up on Isaac’s doorstep one day, things are bound to change.Salted Media, LLCDir: Cathryne Czubek & Hugo Perez
HATE RISING
(2016)
Award-winning journalist Jorge Ramos gets rare, exclusive access to the Neo-Nazi, Ku Klux Klan and "Alt-Right" movements, whose hateful rhetoric against innocent Americans is on the rise in part because of the extraordinary 2016 election season.Univision Story HouseDir: Catherine Tambini
Prod: Dax Tejera & Veronica Bautista
AT THE FORK
(2016)
A filmmaker's personal journey into the farm industry, seeking to understand the humanity and morality of humane animal practices.Emergent OrderDir: John Papola
ART AND HEART, THE WORLD OF ISAIAH SHEFFER
(2016)
Symphony Space co-founder and the resonant voice of Selected Shorts on public radio, Isaiah Sheffer was an actor, director, radio announcer, playwright, lyricist, singer, mentor, cultural entrepreneur, creative thinker, loyal friend, champion of those he worked with, dreamer, and impresario. The documentary film is an enduring portrait of a beloved figure in the arts community and in the hearts of many.Cat Tails, LLCDir: Catherine Tambini
CARTEL LAND
(2015)
With unprecedented access, CARTEL LAND is a riveting, on-the-ground look at the journeys of two modern-day vigilante groups and their shared enemy – the murderous Mexican drug cartels.

CARTEL LAND is a chilling, visceral meditation on the breakdown of order and the blurry line between good and evil.
A&E Indie Films

The Documentary Group

Our Time Projects
Dir: Matthew Heineman
Prod: Tom Yellin

WINNER: 2015 Sundance US Documentary Special Jury Award for Cinematography

WINNER: 2016 Cinema Eye Honor for Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography

WINNER: 2016 Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Cinematography for Non-Fiction Programming

NOMINATED: 2016 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature
ULTIMATE FAN GIFT
(2015)
Web series for Teen Vogue that follows the fans of some of the biggest celebrities. In the pilot, Five-year-old Isabella, who is battling leukemia, meets her idol Meghan Trainor for the first time.Salted Media, LLC

Conde Nast Entertainment
Dir: Cathryne Czubek
HUGGABLE ROBOT
(2015)
Video for Wired.com about Huggable Robot—an app-controlled stuffed animal designed by the MIT Media Lab to help young patients who are fighting cancer at Boston Children’s Hospital. Salted Media, LLC

Conde Nast Entertainment
Dir: Cathryne Czubek
SOMEONE STILL LOVES YOU BORIS YELTSIN - "FLY BY WIRE"
(2014)
Music video for Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin from the album Fly By Wire.Suspension ProductionsDir: Chloe Locarro
AFGHAN WHIGS - "MATAMOROS"
(2014)
Music video for The Afghan Whigs from the album Do to the Beast.Dir: Philip Harder
SCREW YOU CANCER
(2013)
Documentary web series for glamour.com following Caitlin Brodnick's decision to have a preventive double mastectomy.Salted Media, LLC

Conde Nast Entertainment
Dir: Cathryne Czubek

WINNER: 2014 Academy of Television Honors

WINNER: 2014 American Society of Magazine Editors "Best Video"
INTELLIGENCE SQUARED U.S. DEBATES
(2012-2013)
From clean energy and the financial crisis, to the Middle East and the death of mainstream media, Intelligence Squared U.S. Debates brings together the world’s leading authorities on the day’s most important issues.

Broadcast live on NPR and edited for PBS.
Suspension Productions Dir: Joe Locarro
SESAME STREET - "RHYME TIME"
(2012)
Sesame Street - A song about rhyming. It's Rhyme Time! Can you rhyme?Aubin PicturesDir: Catherine Gund
JULIA HALTIGAN - "A GIRL AND A GUN"
(2012)
Music video for Julia Haltigan. Featured track for the documentary of the same title, off the album Magento.Salted Media, LLCDir: Cathryne Czubek
eBAY + CFDA
(2011-12)
You Can't Fake Fashion Campaign 2011 & 2012.Boatman MediaDir: David Boatman
CFDA / VOGUE FASHION FUND
(2010)
Seven-part web series for Vogue.com following the 10 finalists through the CFDA / Vogue Fashion Fund program.Boatman MediaDir: David Boatman
BLACK ICE
(2010)
Narrative short film.Dir: Peter E. Price
ADIDAS Y-3
(2010)
Fashion campaign film for the Spring/Summer 2010 and Autumn/Winter 2010-11 collections.New Mountain Films

Lloyd & Co.
Art Direction: Doug Lloyd
A BEAUTIFUL GAME
(2010)
Feature documentary following the 2008 US Homeless World Cup soccer team.Stoptime ProductionsDir: Michael Pickett
W MAGAZINE - "SUMMER CAMP"
(2008)
Films for the W Magazine article Summer Camp, featuring Kate Moss, Lara Stone and Daria Werbowy. Photographed by Bruce Weber.Little Bear

New Mountain Films
Dir: Theo Stanley
KENNETH COLE
(2008)
We All Walk in Different Shoes Ad Campaign.Rehab

Additional Cinematographer

CITY OF GHOSTS
(2017)
With unprecedented access, this documentary follows the extraordinary journey of "Raqqa is Being Slaughtered Silently"—a group of anonymous citizen journalists who banded together after their homeland was overtaken by ISIS—as they risk their lives to stand up against one of the greatest evils in the world today. Our Time Projects

A&E Films
Dir: Matthew Heineman
Prod: Molly Thompson, Alex Gibney

2017 Sundance Film Festival
CRADLE OF CHAMPIONS
(2017)
Heroes, dreams, heartbreak, and redemption: the three-month urban odyssey of the New York Golden Gloves, the world's largest, oldest, most important amateur boxing tournament.Cradle of Champions, LLCDir: Bartle Bull

2017 DOC NYC
WHERE IS ROCKY II?
(2016)
Oscar winner Pierre Bismuth hires a private investigator to find the L.A. master's missing rock in the Mojave Desert in 'Where's Rocky II?' Art experts, actors and screenwriters also join the hunt for the mythical piece, which hasn't been seen for nearly 40 years.Dir: Pierre Bismuth
BORN TO FLY: ELIZABETH STREB vs. GRAVITY
(2014)
Feature documentary that traces the evolution of Elizabeth Streb Dance Company’s movement philosophy as Streb pushes herself and her performers from the ground to the sky.Aubin PicturesDir: Catherine Gund
Prod: Tanya Selvaratnam

2014 SXSW Film Festival

2014 Full Frame Film Festival

2014 Sheffield Doc/Fest
CRISIS HOTLINE: VETERANS PRESS 1
(2013)
Short documentary that spotlights the traumas endured by America’s veterans, as seen through the work of the hotline’s trained responders, who provide immediate intervention and support in hopes of saving the lives of service members. Perry Films, Inc

HBO
Dir: Ellen Goosenberg Kent
Prod: Dana Perry

WINNER 2015 Academy Awards Best Documentary Short

NOMINATED 2013 Emmy
BE HERE NOW: THE ANDY WHITFIELD STORY
(2012)
Feature documentary about the overnight sensation, actor and international sex symbol, Andy Whitfield, who put the same determination and dedication that he brought to his lead role in “Spartacus: Blood and Sand,” into fighting life-threatening cancer.Asphalt FilmsDir: Lilibet Foster
STARKEY HEARING FOUNDATION
(2012)
Corporate documentary about the Starkey Hearing Foundation delivering much needed hearing testing and equipment to the people of Gulu, Uganda.WondrosDir: Adam Ballachey & Jesse Dylan
ESCAPE FIRE: THE FIGHT TO RESCUE AMERICAN HEALTHCARE
(2012)
Feature documentary that tackles one of the most pressing issues of our time: how can we save our badly broken healthcare system? ESCAPE FIRE is about finding a way out. It's about saving the health of a nation.Our Time ProjectsDir: Mathew Heineman & Susan Froemke
Prod: Doug Scott

NOMINATED 2013 Emmy

2012 Sundance Film Festival

WINNER 2012 Full Frame Film Festival Human Rights Award

WINNER 2012 Silverdocs Film Festival Social Issue Award
BY THE PEOPLE: THE ELECTION OF BARACK OBAMA
(2009)
Feature documentary about the campaign and election of Senator Barack Obama.Class 5 Films

HBO
Dir: Amy Rice & Alicia Sams Prod: Stuart Blumberg & Edward Norton

NOMINATED 2010 Emmy
GUNNIN' FOR THAT #1 SPOT
(2008)
Feature documentary following eight of the best high school basketball players as they prepare to showcase their skills at the most legendary playground in the world, Rucker Park. The film trails these players on the fast track to the NBA, as they are being groomed to be in the spotlight of a multi-million dollar game.Oscilloscope PicturesDir: Adam Yauch
Prod: Jon Doran

2008 Tribeca Film Festival
THE RACONTEURS - "LEVEL"
(2007)
Music video for the band The Raconteurs, recorded live in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.Oil FactoryDir: Sophie Muller
Prod: Jon Doran
BECK LIVE CONCERT
(2007)
Beck, Live at the Tower Theater, Philadelphia.Oscilloscope PicturesProd: Jon Doran

Camera Assistant

I have worked as a commercial & documentary camera assistant for 10 years for such cinematographers as:
Maryse Alberti / Joe Arcidiacono / Axel Baumann / Charlie Beyer / Ben Bloodwell / Craig Braden / Robert Hanna / Tony Hardmon / Wolfgang Held / Tom Hurwitz / Don Lenzer / Arlene Nelson / Lisa Rinzler / Tony Rossi / Peter Sillen / Buddy Squires / Theo Stanley
A PATH APPEARS
(2015)
A Path Appears, from the creative team that brought you the groundbreaking series Half the Sky, follows intrepid reporters Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn and celebrity activists to Colombia, Haiti, Kenya, and throughout the United States as they uncover the harshest forms of gender-based oppression and human rights violations, as well as the effective solutions being implemented to combat them.Show of Force

PBS: Independent Lens
Dir: Maro Chermayeff
DP: Robert Hanna / Wolfgang Held
THE 50 YEAR ARGUMENT
(2014)
A documentary on the history and influence of the New York Review of Books.Magna Entertainment

Sikelia Productions

HBO
Dir: Martin Scorsese / David Tedeschi
DP: Ellen Kuras / Lisa Rinzler

2014 Berlin International Film Festival

2014 Sheffield Doc/Fest

2014 Telluride Film Festival

2014 Toronto International Film Festival

2014 New York Film Festival
MING OF HARLEM: TWENTY ONE STOREYS IN THE AIR
(2014)
Feature documentary exploring the secret lives, behaviors and extreme levels of human-animal intimacy and communication, highlighting the "only in NY" story of Antoine Yates and his cohabitation in a Harlem hi-rise with Ming, a 500 pound tiger and Al, a 7 foot alligator.Big Other Films Ltd

Michigan Films

Picture Palace Pictures
Dir: Phillip Warnell
DP: David Raedeker
Prod: Madeleine Molyneaux

2014 New York Film Festival

WINNER 2014 Prix Georges de Beauregard, FID Marseille Film Festival
$ELLEBRITY
(2012)
Feature documentary giving an all access pass to life behind the velvet rope and in front of the camera.Run RampantDir: Kevin Mazur
DP: Craig Braden
Prod: Tricia Nolan

2014 SXSW Film Festival
YOHJI YAMAMOTO: THIS IS MY DREAM
(2012)
Notoriously private Japanese fashion design icon Yohji Yamamoto lets his guard down in an exclusive, intimate short documentary film about life and the creative process, from Tokyo to New York.Harbor Film CompanyDir/DP: Theo Stanley
Prod: Chrissa Theodore

2011 Sarasota Film Festival

2011 Film + Design Festival

2011 A Design Film Festival
DEREK JETER 3K
(2012)
For the first time ever, Jeter wore a microphone during two games, including the one in which he reached the 3,000 career hit milestone. He also allowed MLB Productions camera crews to follow him on multiple occasions and in a variety of settings, including in his home and during rehabilitation from a calf injury.Major League Baseball Productions

HBO
Dir: David Check / David Gavant / Jeff Spaulding
DP: Tom Rome / Brian Schulz / Thom Stukas

Rental Facilities

ABEL CINE
(2005 - 2007)
Camera Equipment Rental, Sales and Service Company.

Floor manager of the rental department.
New York, NY
MOVING PICTURES, LTD
(2002 - 2004)
Grip and Lighting Rental Company.

Rental technician working with clients to create suitable equipment packages for feature films and high-end commercials.
Salt Lake City, UT

Education

UNIVERSITY OF UTAH
(2001 - 2005)
Undergraduate Bachelor of Arts degree in Film StudiesSalt Lake City, UT