Nashville based DP with 30 years experience shooting and directing network, cable and syndicated television programs; documentary, public affairs and long form video productions; local and national news segments and corporate image and training videos. With an emphasis on visual storytelling, I believe strongly in partnering with producers to create high quality imagery that effectively communicates a wide range of ideas and emotions. I''m proud to have earned (5) Mid-South Regional EMMY Awards for Camera Non-News, Editing Non-News & Location Lighting.
Owner of Sony FS7’s, A73; F800 & Panasonic HDX900 camera packages w/ Lighting package: Kino Flo DIVA's, Lite Panels; HMI lighting packages. Canon C300 & Sony F5 package available w/ cine primes. Grip and audio packages available. I also shoot on Red & Arri Mini & Alexa. One Man Director Camera slider; Dana Dolly, Mavic Drone & Gimbal
Credits: Series DP - Pool Kings/DIY Network; DP/'Pickler & Ben'- daytime syndicated; LionsGate/ABC: 'Nashville' series EPK; 48 hours & CBS Sunday Morning/CBS; Dateline NBC; OWN: Oprah's Next Chapter w/ Rhianna; Fergie; Roots Reunion; Jennifer Hudson; OWN Master Class w/ Tim McGraw; Series DP - Iyanla: 'Fix My Life'; The Daily Show Segments w/ Jack White & Stephen Colbert; Vanderbilt Ingram Scholars documentary; HGTV: My First Place;
Series DP - Unwrapped 2.0/Food Network; NBC Sports & CBS Golf.
Oprah show segments with George & Laura Bush at the Crawford Ranch & Kennebunkport; JK Rowling; Lisa Marie Presly; Co-DP - Oprah/Rielle Hunter interview; Kenny Chesney in Key West; UPTV network promos w/ Toby Mac & Mercy Me; HealthTrust; VisionSource; Nissan North America. Oprah Show interview DP: Elizabeth Edwards; Kenny Chesney & Carrie Underwood; MLK Special, Weather Channel segments, Remington College commercials and German Television ''Road Food''.
I have been in the industry since 1986.