° Enthusiastic and responsible, professional, capable of independent tasks or team projects, prompt, trustworthy, and a quick learner.
° Self-starter with good communication, leadership, and problem solving skills.
° Strong computer skills including familiarity with Final Cut Studio and Adobe CS5 Production Suite. ° Extensive camera experience using Canon DSLRs, RED ONE, and other digital cameras.
Director’s Assistant and 2nd Unit Director (Sinister - Dir. Scott Derrickson) August 2011-November 2011 Started out as the Director’s Assistant on Sinister with Scott Derrickson (Exorcism of Emily Rose/Day the Earth Stood Still) then worked my way up to 2nd Unit Director shooting over 100 insert shots. Also worked as an additional editor and technology expert on the film.
Suite Spot Productions - Internship/PA February 2011-May 2011 Worked as a Production Assistant for multiple productions including commercials and live internet streaming shows for USTREAM. Assisted multiple departments on set while focusing on assisting the camera department. Clients worked for include: Time Warner Cable, CBS, Oxygen, Elle Magazine, Coach, Learning Annex, Baby Bjorn, and Weight Watchers.
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?The Wrong Guys for the Job – Comedic interactive web series shot on Canon 5D and 7D
Dangerous World - Short narrative film shot on Canon 5D and 7D
Take Out - Short narrative film shot on the RED ONE (Mysterium X); Shown at the Big Apple Film Festival
Take Two - Short romantic narrative film shot on the Canon 7D and T2i; Shown at the Flatland Film Festival
Good Samaritan - Short silent film shot on the Canon 7D
The File - Short narrative film shot on the Canon 5D Mark II; Shown at the Flatland Film Festival, Chick Flicks Film Festival, and Acadiana Film Festival
Director of Photography
Spontaneous Human Combustion - Feature length film directed by Zach Quinones and written by Zachary Quinones and Armando Suarez; shot on the Canon T2i
Nolan Dillinger - Short narrative film directed by Malory Trice; shot on the Canon T2i
A Complex Structure Known as a Relationship - Short narrative film directed by Adam Paul Stone; shot on the Canon T2i
Keys. Wallet. Phone. - 2nd AC; Short narrative Columbia graduate thesis film directed by Juliet Lashinsky; shot on RED ONE (Mysterium X)
Morse Codes - Camera Operator and 1st AC; Short narrative film directed by Qing Mei; shot on Canon 7D
The Lemon - 2nd AC and DIT; Short narrative film directed by Gabe Wilson; shot on Canon 5D
Caleb & Renee - Camera Operator and 1st AC; Webisode series directed by Chloe Owens; shot on Canon T2i
Waiting for Darkness - Camera Operator, Grip, and Boom Operator; Short narrative film directed by Sutton McKee; shot on RED ONE (Mysterium X)
Alike in Dignity - Camera Operator and Production Assistant; Short narrative film directed by Daniel Ballard; shot on the Canon T2i
59th Street Lights - Camera Operator and Production Assistant; Short documentary about one house’s Christmas light display in Lubbock, TX; directed by Sutton McKee; shot on the Canon EOS 5D Mark II and Sony Z1U
Sky Bound - Camera Operator and Production Assistant; Short narrative film directed by Chris Dotino; shot on Canon HV20
Other Film Work
CBS/Dunkin' Donuts TV Spot - Lighting Director; Short TV Spot for Dunkin' Donuts to air on CBS; shot on Canon 5D
The Candidate - Grip and Boom Operator; Short narrative film directed by Shane Nassiri; shot on the RED ONE (Mysterium X)
Sleight of Hand - Production Assistant, Gaffer, and Behind-the-Scenes Camera Operator; Short narrative film directed by Fred Goltz; shot on the Canon 7D
Screenwriting Classes - Taking classes at NYU and Gotham Writer’s Workshop in screenwriting
Filmmaking Class - Received scholarship for four-day filmmaking workshop; Basics of filmmaking and hands-on experience making a short film
CreativeLIVE’s HDDSLR Cinema Workshop with Vincent Laforet - Three-day online workshop covering the basics of HDDSLR filmmaking
Royal Film Commission - Two-day workshop in Amman, Jordan; covering how to do basic filmmaking including camera operating, lighting, and sound