Robert Pokonski I am a Director of Photography, Camera Operator and Editor with my own gear in the business for 20 years.
In that time I have been a studio camera operator for CBS local news, CBS BlackRock, CBS BET as well as Comcast Cable Channels, the Lifetime Channel, FYI Channel, A&E Channel, did ENG for Verizon FIOS and GSN.
I have shot news segments for Entertainment Tonight, TV shows for HBO, a documentary for Discovery Channel, TV shows for CBS, NBC and Bravo as well as a variety show for PBS.
I have also worked with a variety of corporate accounts including the Federal Reserve Bank, Nike, UBS and Campari.
I have directed edited and shot a training video for DuPont Fabros Data Center and commercials for local NJ restaurants.
I have directed live pay per view to the web for cage fighting events.
I have shot footage in different venues and locations for the web and I am verse in all formats and cameras from HD to SD.
As a DP
My experience ranges from TV Series, Cable TV, Short Films, Narratives, Trailers, Sizzle Reels, Independent Films and Documentaries.
As a DP my experience includes.
DEAF RAPPER FILMS: Weekly Vlog
NORMAL PEOPLE EXPLAIN THINGS TO ME: DP Movie Trailer. Pink Elephant Productions.
MAFIA WAR CHRONICLES: DP/Director TV drama series. Falcon Entertainment.
BROOKLYN BETRAYAL: DP TV drama series. Falcon Entertainment.
ARATH PRODUCTIONS: DP & TD for a 4 camera conference “Cloud for Utilities” in Washington, DC.
KELLY FILMS: DP for a scripted Independent film titled “William”
SHERAN STUDIOS: DP for a weekly on location consumer 411 news segment show.
COVINOS RESTURANT: DP, Produced, Editor. Cooking show & behind the scenes commercial.
JAN THOMPSON: DP Interviews for the documentary film “The Prisoner of War Experience”
DUPONT FABROS DATA: DP and Editor. Industrial training multi part video manual for newly constructed data center
My demo reel can be view at ROBERTPOKONSKI.COM
Earned BFA from the School of Visual of Arts NY.
Valid NJ driver’s license and US passport.
I can be reached anytime to discuss your project.
I have been in the industry since 1982.