To work with a dream team of filmmakers, hands-on, behind a camera as Director of Photography, or side-by-side with an amazing DP, as Director. My background: studio/field photographer, videographer, independent filmmaker, graphic designer, outdoor adventure guide, search and rescue instructor, video kayaker, rock climber, traveler, adventurer. I’ve studied and worked in filmmaking, in-studio and on-location film/video production techniques including live multicam directing/switching, control room operations, camera ops, and many aspects of pre- and post-production.
Unique traits: ...can herd cats.
Shadows On The Wind
Film (short) by Samantha Laurenti Production Design, Locations Shadows on the Wind is a fan film inspired by Firefly and Serenity. Our writers have created a captivating storyline in Joss Whedon's 'verse, in a time after Serenity was a valley but before she was a ship. The story follows a young Alliance pilot traveling through deep space to transport an Alliance diplomat. Unknown to the pilot, the passenger is hiding secrets of her own and is in possession of a weapon that could destroy the Alliance once and for all. The Pilot learns the line between the Alliance and Browncoat is not always clean, and loyalty and compassion cast long shadows.
Dead Man's Locket
Film (short) by Crosby/McGrady 1st Assistant Camera, PA
Film (short) by Ryan Adams Production Design, Locations A newsroom is organized chaos. "Breaking News" goes behind the scenes of WAAB.
Film by John Roussell Director, Producer, AD, AC, PA, Editor This film creates fiction from reality, and brings to life the very real conflicts of the higher education system from the perspective of professors, instructors, office admin, as well as students.
Grass Valley WorldFest
by California WorldFest Director Live 4-day music event in the Sierra Nevada foothills.
Action News Now
Television by ABC PA, editor Morning news broadcast for Chico, CA
Banana Grape Stomp
Television by Bill DeBlonk Camera Op, Set PA Live music events filmed across Chico California at a number of venues, mixed into multiple episodes of Banana Grape Stomp
by John Roussell Editor, Camera No Excuses! is a free documentary from supportREALteachers.org that explores the importance of Physical Education through a transformation project at one school in Harlem. Visit supportrealteachers.org for more information on the documentary and other free resources.
OPEN RIVERS PICTURES
California State University-Chico (Chico, CA)