Shows and Productions
2006 - Cinematographer for Cyanotype Production's "Summer Longings" - a 45 minute period costume film set in 1851 and based on historical events in Rochester, N.Y. including a recreation of Jenny Lind's concert performance.
Managed cinema lighting, camerawork (including building dolly), sync sound recording, crew of three (grip, gaffer, best boy).
2007 - Cleaned and scanned five archival documentary films for Rochester Museum and Science Center from c. 1970: interviewees included Rochester luminaries such as M. Herbert Eisenhart (former chairman of Bausch and Lomb), General Edward Peck Curtis (Air Force general and Kodak Vice-President), Dr. Howard Hanson (director of the Eastman School of Music), Mrs. Harper Sibley (wife of former president of U.S. Chamber of Commerce) and Mrs. F. Hawley Ward (herself a Rochester civic leader).
2008 - Co-producer and cinematographer for documentary short film "In Sight Out: Mark Groaning," shown at two film festivals and winner of the 2008 Mary Elizabeth Knight Award.
2009 - Developed concept and show for City of Rochester's "Celebrate One City!" laser show (see PROFESSIONAL for more details).
2010 - Awarded contract to create a completely new multimedia and laser show concept for Crazy Horse Memorial. Produced script and scratch sound track for the new 24 minute show.
When not working I like to skate, ride bikes and walk.
I enjoyed the challenge of bending conduit and re-wired our house.
I also like working on general restoration of our 1920s house.
I've built my own camera dolly for movie production.