NEW YORK UNIVERSITY - GRADUATE FILM
Master of Fine Arts Candidate. Directing & Writing. New York, NY.
MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY - FILM & PHOTOGRAPHY
Bachelor of Arts. Film & Photography; Entomology Minor. Bozeman, MT.
Date of Graduation: 2013
NEW YORK FILM ACADEMY - DIRECTORS PROGRAM
Universal Studios Summer Semester. Directors Program. Los Angeles, CA.
Date of Graduation: 2008
November 2016. New York, NY. Short Documentary.
July 2016. Los Angeles, CA. Yahoo Finance Commercial.
September 2015. Jackson, WY.
Accomplice Media, Hammer Productions, Brain Farm & Sherpa Cinemas
- International Wyoming tourism commercial
- Provided a crew of 20+ with food and shelter through out Wyoming for two weeks
- Navigated Yellowstone and Thermopolis
Wildlife Photography Guide
April 2015 - September 2015. Jackson, WY.
Jackson Hole Wildlife Safaris
- Led tours through Yellowstone National Park and Grand Teton National Park
- 4 to 15 hour days with clients in close proximity at all times
- Navigate clients through wilderness and around wild animals
Camera Operator & Still Photographer
December 2014 - January 2015. Kigali, Rwanda.
Secret of Peace LLC.
- Feature length documentary, Forgiveness: Secret of Peace
- Backpacked Rwanda with crew of six
- Interviewed genocide victims and perpetrators
- Opperated Canon c300 & Canon 6D
December 2014. La Grande, OR.
Outdoors Channel, Steve's Outdoor Adventures LLC.
- Filmed timelapses in the Wyoming wilderness
- Coordinated with production company
September 2014 - December 2014. Wilson, WY.
Teton Gravity Research, Jackson Hole Mountain Resort
- Documentary series, Jackson Hole: Born to be Wild
- Compiled several rough cuts
- Researched historical relevance of archived footage
August 2014. Kelly, WY.
National Geographic, BBC & Hogan Films
- Assisted tracking wild and collared mountain lions
- Carried and cared for film equipment in the feild
- Set up and operated infrared camera & lights
Camera Operator & Production Coordinator
April 2013 - July 2014. New York, NY.
- Stedicam Operator with Canon c100
- Walked and filmed 400 miles along the Camino de Santiago with a crew of eight
- Worked closely with producers, director and cinematographer
February 2014 - April 2014. Wilson, WY.
Teton Gravity Research, Red Bull
- TV Series, The Ultimate Rush
- TV Series, Locals
- Reviewed and archived hours of 4k footage
January 2014 - April 2014. Victor, ID.
Inca Roads LLC.
- Built and operated Emotimo with Canon 7D
- Wildlife Stock Footage
- Operated RED Epic
Entomological Research on Buprestidae Beetles
May 2013 - August 2013. Bozeman, MT.
MTEC, Montana State University
- Funded by Undergraduate Scholars Program grant
- Embarked on multi-day insect collection trips
- Sorted and identified collected beetle specimens
Recent Independent Projects
Commonplace - Short Film
October 2016. Director. New York, NY.
Stunts: Large arachnid on face
Hello, Goodbye - Music Video
April 2016. Director. Stedicam Op. Jackson, WY.
Stunts: Glitter Vomit
Baby Ask - Music Video
October 2015. Director. Stedicam Op. Jackson, WY.
Stunts: Horse chase scene with wild mustang, Stedicam, Drone
Whiskey Mornin - Promotional Video
October 2015. Director. Stedicam Op. Editor. Jackson, WY.
Static - Dance Film
December 2015. Director. Editor. Jackson, WY.
Stunts: Television smashing with sledge hammer, Stedicam
Ignis Anima - Multimedia Art Exhibit
November 2014 - October 2015. Director. Editor. Curator. Jackson, WY.
Stunts: Choreographed dance in paint, 5 gallon paint pour, live interactive performance piece with audience involvement, Semi-nude performer both in film and live
Mississippi River Life - Short Documentary
September 2014. Director. Cinematographer. Editor. Winona, MN.
SWIVET - Experimental Short Film
May 2013 - August 2013. Director. Editor. Bozeman, MT.
Stunts: Glass bottom bathtub on stilts, Nude actress in shower
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