Affiliations/Qualifications

AFFILIATIONS
  • MEMBER: Local 600
  • MEMBER: Society of Camera Operators
  • MEMBER: Digital Cinema Society
SPECIAL SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS
  • Experienced Workshop / Seminar Instructor: filmmaking, lighting, camera techniques
  • Combat Cameraman, Iraq Dec 2005 embed w/ US Army
  • Rock Climbing, Camping, Sailing, Carpentry, Electric
EDUCATION
  • Columbia College Chicago, Film Studies Major (1970-73)
  • International Film and Television Workshops Lighting Seminar Ojai, CA March 1986 – Walter Lassally instructor
  • Society of Camera Operators ongoing training series: Camera Workshop 101, Gear Head Pan & Tilt drills, Panel Discussions with top ASC members, Bill Hines Operators Workshops
FORMATS & CAMERAS
  • 35mm, 16mm, Super 8mm, BetaCam, BetaCam SX, HD, HDV, DVCPRO, DVCAM, SDX-900, DVX100A & B, HVX200, Z1U, JVC-GY HD100U, F-900, Varicam, XDCAM, XL-1S, EX1, EX3, HPX-170, HPX-300, HPX-2700, XDCAM HDPanavision, MovieCam, Arriflex, Sony, Panasonic, JVC
  • P+S Technik Mini-35 adapter
  • RedRock 35 adapter
AVID EDITOR/COLORIST
  • Owner/Operator AVID Media Composer
INTERESTS
  • Arts-in Education 
  • Children and Teaching
  • Films, Literature, History, Geography
  • Wide musical interests, Jazz, Classical, Blues, Big Band, Rock, Fusion, World, Samba, Raga, Rap, Gospel
24/7 READINESS &VALUE ADDED SERVICES
  • VALID U.S. PASSPORT
  • ADVANCED APPLE MACINTOSH OSX USER
  • FULLY WIRED/WIRELESS
  • PROFICIENT USER OF SOCIAL MEDIA AND INTERNET PORTALS including: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, HootSuite, TweetDeck, Google
  • DATA MANAGEMENT FOR SONY S X S CARD ACQUISITION, PANASONIC P2 ACQUISITION (other systems forthcoming)
  • AFTER HOURS LOCATION LOGGING SERVICES AVAILABLE (rates apply) ie. Back at the hotel at night
  • INTERNATIONAL WIRELESS DATA WRANGLING AVAILABLE (rates apply)