D.B.A. Sonlight Productions, LLC
20 Lynn Ave., Terryville, CT 06786
Office:(860) 583-9303 Cel: (860) 212-8005 Fax: (860) 584-0669
OBJECTIVE: Video Cameraman, Editor, Photographer
EDUCATION: B.F.A. The Maryland Institute, College of Art 1978
Major: Fine Arts, including Film & Photography
Graduated Cum Laude
M.A. Communication, Regent University, Virginia Beach, VA 1982
Major: Film Cognate: Writing
Named Outstanding Film Student, Class of '82
WORK Independent Video Producer 1986 to Present
EXPERIENCE: Have produced or assisted in the production of video for broadcast on C-SPAN, The
Travel Channel, The History Channel, Ron Hazelton Productions, The Montel
Williams Show and others, in the capacity of cameraman, soundman and grip.
Skinner Valve Div. Honeywell, Inc.
Communications Aide 1984-1986
Wrote advertising copy and human interest articles for corporate newspaper with
worldwide circulation. Provided creative input for public relations and employee
relations campaigns as well as still photography and graphic arts services.
Film Department Graduate Assistant 1982
Monitored and maintained film production equipment and instructed students in its
use. Assisted Professors with research and preparation of classroom materials.
The Family Channel
Film Production Crew Member 1981 - 1982
Worked on film production crews as gaffer's assistant, soundman, dolly grip, smoke
machine operator, assistant director, cameraman etc. Also wrote news copy for
student-produced weekly news show "Newsight" and ran TelePrompter.
SKILLS: Familiar with most film & video production equipment including Éclair and
Arriflex film cameras, Sony Betacam and Panasonic DVX-100 Hi-def video
cameras, smoke machines, dollies, cranes, etc.
REFERENCES: George Odell, The Film Group, Wethersfield, CT (860) 529-1877
Gene Czarnecki, Czar Productions, Hartford, CT (860) 953-0809
Nild Sansone, Lasting Image New Media, Hartford, CT (860) 523-0234
Member of Professional Videographers Association of Connecticut