I have been a contributor to this sight but have been away for some time now. I'm exited to get back into it.
I am a cinematographer in the Pacific Northwest. My love and passion are for telling stories through the visual medium of film. For me it is about the light and the lens. I am also a key grip and enjoy that aspect of creativity quite a lot.
Recently I started the company Rlement 47 Media, LLC with my good friend and director Michael J. Peters. His talents of storytelling as well as interests in SciFi and thrillers is awesome.
Television (Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama and 1 More) Camera and Electrical Department A group of librarians set off on adventures in an effort to save mysterious, ancient artifacts.
Film (Adventure, Biography and Drama) Camera and Electrical Department With the dissolution of her marriage and the death of her mother, Cheryl Strayed has lost all hope. After years of reckless, destructive behavior, she makes a rash decision. With absolutely no experience, driven only by sheer determination, Cheryl hikes more than a thousand miles of the Pacific Crest Trail, alone. Wild powerfully captures the terrors and pleasures of one young woman forging ahead against all odds on a journey that maddens, strengthen, and ultimately heals her. Written by Spencer Higham
Film (Crime, Drama and Thriller) Miscellaneous Crew A psychological thriller set in a world of hate crime, international espionage and extreme rock climbing, "Lie Detector" tells the story of David Wellman, an FBI special agent whose work in the Hate Crime Unit is suddenly disrupted by a near-fatal car accident. When his injuries and complex recovery give rise to a unique, innate ability to detect deception, David's resulting paranoia devastates his family and jeopardizes his work as an agent. This epic, personal journey underscores themes of love and redemption, and takes David from the confusing world of his aphasia-stricken mind to the terrifying vertical walls of El Capitan in Yosemite Valley. Written by Scott Forslund
Television (Drama, Fantasy, Horror and Mystery) Camera and Electrical Department Portland detective, Nick Burkhardt, has seen some gruesome crime scenes, but nothing prepares him for the strange visions he begins seeing: seemingly regular people momentarily transforming into hideous monsters. A visit from his only living relative reveals the truth. Nick has inherited the ability to see supernatural creatures, and as a "Grimm," he is tasked with keeping the balance between mankind and the mythological. A reformed "Big Bad Wolf" becomes his greatest (and also reluctant) ally and confidant. It's not long before his work as a policeman leads Nick to the criminals he once thought were only found in fairy tales. Written by L. Hamre
The River Why
Film (Drama and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department A young man abandons his family for a solitary life of fly-fishing. His goal was to find his own way in the fishing world and thereby find himself and love.
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Film (Short and Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department Service is a day in the life of a mechanic who has had enough. Enough over-time, enough being talked down to and most of all enough of you.
Film (Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department THE AUTEUR follows formerly renowned porn director Arturo Domingo (Five Easy Nieces, Requiem for a Wet Dream) through a bizarre weekend as he receives a lifetime achievement award at a film festival in Portland, OR. Encountering crazed fans, former collaborators, bitter enemies, and free-loving hippies, Arturo attempts to put the pieces of his broken career and personal life back together. Written by Arturo Domingo
Film (Drama, Fantasy and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department Bella Swan has always been a little bit different. Never one to run with the crowd, Bella never cared about fitting in with the trendy, plastic girls at her Phoenix, Arizona high school. When her mother remarried and Bella chooses to live with her father in the rainy little town of Forks, Washington, she didn't expect much of anything to change. But things do change when she meets the mysterious and dazzlingly beautiful Edward Cullen. For Edward is nothing like any boy she's ever met. He's nothing like anyone she's ever met, period. He's intelligent and witty, and he seems to see straight into her soul. In no time at all, they are swept up in a passionate and decidedly unorthodox romance - unorthodox because Edward really isn't like the other boys. He can run faster than a mountain lion. He can stop a moving car with his bare hands. Oh, and he hasn't aged since 1918. Like all vampires, he's immortal. That's right - vampire. But he doesn't have fangs - that's just in the movies. And he... Written by Summit entertainment
Pioneers of Television
Television (Documentary and History) Art department This four-part documentary looks at some of the programs and stars from the early days of U.S. television. The segment on late night focuses on the vaudevillian origins of the genre and the Tonight Show, with its three early stars: Steve Allen, Jack Paar and Johnny Carson. The episode on sitcoms focuses on the contribution of several classics from the 1950s and 60s including The Honeymooners, I Love Lucy, The Andy Griffith Show and the Dick van Dyke Show. The segment on variety shows focuses first on the Ed Sullivan Show and the hosts ability to book acts that the audience wanted to see. Others include Milton Berle's show, Sis Caesar's Your Show of Shows, Red Skelton, Arthur Godfrey and many others. In the final episode, game shows are the focus. Early game shows had their origins in radio but hit a road block during the game show scandals where it was revealed that contestants were being given the answers to questions. The genre eventually re-established itself and made stars of many... Written by garykmcd
Video (Horror) Art director On a new TV reality series titled "Survival Island 2020" contestants are deposited on a remote island, all of whom are felons facing long prison sentences who compete for their freedom and a $50 million jackpot. But little do they know that the island is a home for a bloodthirsty horde of flesh-eating zombies. Written by Larry B.
Film (Comedy) Camera and Electrical Department A crackpot comedy about sanity, a quest, and crazy love. When eight mental health home patients wake up to discover that the Nurse is absent, the T.V. is out, and find a glass eye made in Rapture, Indiana. . .they come to the only possible conclusion: the apocalypse has happened. Each takes on a new role in society and finds a sense of purpose through imagination. Led by their president--a disenfranchised housewife who has decided normal is crazy--they commandeer a short bus and head out on a mission to save the world's survivors, on their journey to find the edge of the world. Written by Aaron Kirk Douglas
Film (Drama) Art director Addison Madeira is a nine year old boy coping with a terrible trauma. Refusing to speak and estranged from his mother, he creates a world of his own, hidden behind a blanket hanging from his bedroom wall.
Film (Comedy and Romance) Camera and Electrical Department In this provocative teen comedy, Luke, a young man insecure about his masculinity discovers he's a Zerophiliac, with the ability to change sex at will. Join Luke as he journeys into the extraordinary world of Zerophilia where so many crazy questions arise, only one question matters: "Whom do you love?" Written by Anonymous
Film (Short and Drama) Camera and Electrical Department Rattled by the panic and chaos of the modern world two strangers from opposite ends of the social spectrum meet in a hotel on the worst day of their lives. Daniel (Sam Hull), an up and coming businessman, has lost his home, his marriage and soon his job. He has holed up in a room at the hotel refusing to directly address the problems he faces. He has only a few random items with him among them a broken accordion. When things look their worst, a hotel maid named Sid (Orianna Herrman), a recently released mental patient who never speaks enters the room and impulsively begins to make beautiful music with the accordion, giving Daniel the only relief he has felt in days. Written by Blueprint Films
Film (Drama) Camera and Electrical Department Maya's one goal in life is to become a professional basketball player. Then, Sam enters her life.
Film (Crime, Drama and Thriller) Art department Four high school friends believe the local myth that developer Swenson killed a kid for trespassing years earlier and got away with it. When one of the four friends disappears, the remaining three believe Swenson killed their friend and they take revenge. When their friend then shows up alive they must deal with the consequences of crossing the harsh line that separates fantasy from reality. Written by Anonymous