photography portfolio

Portrait of My Father
Portrait of My Father

This picture shows how thoughtful and caring my father is. It shows him listening. Without him I would never have accomplished anything.

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Economics Lesson
Economics Lesson

This sign was on a bench on my bus line. I cropped the message with framing. I thought it had a good message as I incur student debt.

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In Remembrance of Sandy Hook
In Remembrance of Sandy Hook

I was able to frame a message after I heard about the horrible massacre at Sandy Hook. I hate guns.

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Orchids
Orchids

I love using light to accentuate the beauty of nature.

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Tools
Tools

This is tool stand at the nursery where I work. I liked making the mundane beautiful.

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Nautilus
Nautilus

This shot of a 50,000 year old Nautilus won first prize at my college's annual art show. It shocked everyone that my photo won.

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BMW in Snow
BMW in Snow

I love this pop of red of my sister's sports car caught out in the snow.

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A Moment in Time
A Moment in Time

I had to catch a moment in time for an assignment. It took me a lot of shots to get this one perfect. I think this shot is when I decided to become a cinematographer.

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Leaves
Leaves

I love it when light changes form.

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Emptiness
Emptiness

This is the inside of truck at work. However you wouldn't really know that. For me it is a picture of my soul when I feel lonely.

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why me?

For people who want to tell their story, either through color or film, my talent offers an unique alternative.  As an experience video technician and filmmaker, I am able to deliver fast, consistent and beautiful results.  Furthermore I am an expert on disability advocacy issues and am passionately interested in helping people whose voice needs to be heard.

what's important

Being able to help people accomplish goals that may be difficult for them.

  • Being able to do high quality work.

  • Opportunities where I can be part of a high performing team, demonstrate leadership and learn

 

production credits

Stand Up, Speak Out, Take Charge  Colorado PBS 2020

Our Vote Counts  Colorado PBS 2020

education

Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida

Bachelor’s of Science in Digital Cinematography - January 2018 GPA: 4.0

Accomplishments:

  • Class Valedictorian

  • Academic Excellence Award

 

Front Range Community College, Ft. Collins, Colorado

Associates of Science, Magna Cum Laude – 2015 GPA 4.0

Associates of Applied Science in Natural Resources Management , Magna Cum Laude – May, 2014 GPA 3.95

Accomplishments:

  • All State Academic All Star, 2014 (Nominated for All American Academic All Star) 

  • Front Range Scholar, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

  • Winner: 2013 FRCC Student Art Exhibition

  • Phi Theta Kappa – 2013-2015

  • NSLS – National Engaged Leader Award, 2016

work experience

Visualize Results.  2017 - present.  Director of video production and post production company dedicated to supporting the disabled community through education and awareness. 

Fort Collins ARO  2013 - present  Recreational Therapist Aide aiding people with MS in water aerobics, leading paraplegics in cycling and conducting research on the benefits of adaptive recreation in non-clinical, community based programs.

Safeway  2016  Courtesy Clerk. Responsibilities included assisting customers and cleaning.

Lyric Cinema Café  2015  Marketing Intern. Responsible for marketing collateral and film projection.

FDA Wildlife Research Center 2012- 2013  Research Assistant in several studies of Wild Birds for the FDA.  Responsibilities included bird care, feeding and data collection.  Awarded for Certificate of Appreciation from USDA for project.

Colorado State Forest Service  2012- 2013  Nursery Technician.  Responsibilities include planting, nurturing and harvesting trees.

Rocky Mountain Raptor Center  2012- 2013  Rodent Wrangler Responsible for feeding and caring for Raptor prey.

Colorado DOW  2011  Wildlife Research Assistant. Responsible for field research/counting project about Grouse in North Park and Routt Counties, data analysis and web reporting.