Bob Carmichael is an Academy Award Nominated, Emmy Award winning director/cameraman. His motion picture company is Carmichael Productions, Inc. Doug Millington is the executive producer. Carmichael Productions, inc. specializes in mountain, marine, extreme sports, aerial and action work. Partial commercial client list: Daytona International Speedway, Cadillac, Ford, Reebok, Remington Park, Sprite, Burger King, Kelloggs, Adidas, Bally's, Hawaii Tourism, Virgin Island Tourism, Wings Fragrance, USMC, Disney World, Six Flags, Sea.Doo, Sea World, Busch Gardens, Merrill Lynch, Nautica, National Geographic, Vs, NBC Sports, CBS Sports, and Zales, Hansplast, and Jockey Underware. The company is located in Boulder, CO.
Carmichael is also a still photographer who works out of Studio One in Boulder. In 2010 Carmichael Photography was awarded 7 Telly Awards for his novel, still based online video for the band Maroon 5. This still/graphic/after effects technique is called PhotoGRAPHICvideo. In 2011 Carmichael won in the sports category of the APA National Photography contest. He has been nominated 5 times by the International Color Awards/Master Cup in London for his work in sports, and landscapes. Carmichael specializes in music, sports, portraits, fashion and catalog shooting.
Both companies offer comprehensive Production Services for national and international companies. Carmichael Productions is affiliated with Alaska Film Locations and location scout and location manager John Markel for projects in Alaska and beyond.
Unique traits: Skier, sailor, climber, cyclist and surfer. Student of film and documentary, commercial and feature 2nd unit director. Loves working with actors and trained at Beverly Hills Play House, LA. Member local 600 and DGA.
Jeff Lowe's Metanoia
Film (Adventure, Documentary, Family and Biography) Stock Footage bought From the top of the world to the end of the line, this film follows the life and climbs of legendary alpinist Jeff Lowe, through his visionary ascents around the world up to his current dance with a terminal disease. Metanoia: A fundamental change of thinking; a transformative change of heart. Jeff's 'unimaginable' new route, Metanoia, up the North Face of the Eiger in Switzerland, changed his life forever and prepared him for the greatest adventure he's ever been on - the climb of his life, as he slowly loses all of his physical abilities and faces his own mortality. It is a mind-bending adventure through time and space that gives physical form to Jeff's unique philosophies and inspiring creative genius. Narrated by Jon Krakauer.
Love Don't Cost a Thing
Film (Comedy, Drama and Romance) Camera Operator Highschool loser (Cannon) pays a cheerleader (Milian) to pose as his girlfriend so he can be considered cool. Remake of 1987' Can't Buy Me Love, starring Patrick Dempsey.
Television (Action and Drama) Second Unit Director This long-running series follows the adventures of a team of lifeguards on a crowded resort beach. Veteran lifeguard Mitch Buchannon watches over the younger lifeguards that come and go with each passing season as they keep the beaches safe for vacationers. Frequently he must take action to save them from the raging seas and from the raging tempers that sometimes flare up between the young guards in this stressful job. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <firstname.lastname@example.org>
The First Wives Club
Film (Comedy) 2nd Unit Director of Photography After years of helping their hubbies climb the ladder of success, three wives have been dumped for newer, curvier models. But the trio is determined to turn their pain into gain. They come up with a cleverly devious plan to hit their exes where it really hurts - in the wallet! Sit back and watch the sparks fly as The Wives get mad, get even and get it all. Justice has seldom been so sweet. Or so much fun. Written by Anonymous
TV Movie (Adventure) Director/Cinematographer National Geographic documentary about climbing Bridalveil Falls in Telluride, CO
TV Movie (Thriller) Camera and Electrical Department Jack Hart lives with his lawyer wife and yound daughter and enjoys a wonderful life. Jack's old girlfriend, Lisa, comes into town and they have an affair. Lisa kills her current boyfriend in self-defense and Jack witnesses the whole thing. Lisa goes on trial for murder with Jack's wife as her lawyer. As the movie progresses Lisa's devious side becomes known and make for an interesting conclusion. Written by Anonymous
Film (Comedy and Drama) Camera and Electrical Department When childhood friends Al, Dennis and Eliot get together for Ray's wedding, which may or may not happen, they end up on a roller-coaster ride through reality. During one tumultuous, crazy weekend, they face adulthood and each other with new found maturity and discover what Queens Logic is all about. This comedy takes a look at friendship, loyalty, and love. Written by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment
The Ultimate Challenge
Television Second Unit Director or Assistant Director Short lived (2-1/2 months) show illustrating the actions of dare-devils, stunt people and other adventurers.
The Hunt for Red October
Film (Action, Adventure and Thriller) Aerial Camera Operator Soviets create a new nuclear submarine that runs silent due to a revolutionary propulsion system. Russian sub captain defects, goal of taking it to the U.S.A. to prevent the Russians from using the sub to wreak nuclear (missile) war against the U.S. Lots of plot turns and twists in this high-tech thriller. Written by Anonymous
Film (Action, Adventure and Thriller) 2nd Unit Director of Photography While rescuing an American air crew captured by Mid-Eastern terrorists, Lieutenant Curran and his team of Navy SEALs discover evidence that the terrorists have come into possession of dangerous high-tech weapons. Written by Marg Baskin <email@example.com>
Star Trek V: The Final Frontier
Film (Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Miscellaneous Crew When the newly-christened starship Enterprise's shakedown cruise goes poorly, Captain Kirk and crew put her into Spacedock for repairs. But an urgent mission interrupts their Earth-bound shore leave. A renegade Vulcan named Sybok has taken three ambassadors hostage on Nimbus III, the Planet of Galactic Peace. This event also attracts the attention of a Klingon captain who wants to make a name for himself and sets out to pursue the Enterprise. Sybok's ragtag army captures the Enterprise and takes her on a journey to the center of the galaxy in search of the Supreme Being. Written by David Thiel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
16 Days of Glory
Film (Documentary and Sport) Camera Operator The definitive photographic record of the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics, told "from the inside" through the lives of the participants, the words of David Perry, and the singing voice of Placido Domingo. From the opening to closing ceremonies, this unique style of storytelling shows a side of the Olympic Games not seen by television audiences. Written by hips <email@example.com>
TV Movie (Documentary) Cinematographer Three climbers attempt the most difficult ice wall in the world, near Mount Denali, in the Ruth Gorge, Alaska.
This Is Spinal Tap
Film (Comedy and Music) 2nd unit camera operator In 1982 legendary British heavy metal band Spinal Tap attempt an American comeback tour accompanied by a fan who is also a film-maker. The resulting documentary, interspersed with powerful performances of Tap's pivotal music and profound lyrics, candidly follows a rock group heading towards crisis, culminating in the infamous affair of the eighteen-inch-high Stonehenge stage prop. Written by Jeremy Perkins <firstname.lastname@example.org>
We Are Family
TV Movie (Sport) Camera Operator "WE ARE FAMILY" a syndicated 1983 television sports documentary on boxing legend Joe Frazier, his boxer sons and nephews.
Film (Sport and Short) Director/Cinematographer Academy Award nomination 1982.
TV Movie (Adventure, Drama and Family) Camera Operator David Janssen plays a grizzled national park rescue worker who clashes with a rival rescuer over each other's conduct in order to take the credit when they have to rescue some mountain climbers stranded on a high elevation glacier. Written by Anonymous
7 Telly Sliver Awards for Maroon 5 PhotoGRAPHIDvideo
3 Nominations International Color Awards
Emmy Award: Special Achievement in Sports Programming
Academy Award Nomination Live Action Short
University of Colorado - Boulder