Director of Photography
has won 12 of television's most coveted award, the Emmy.
The awards include Camera, Lighting Director- Location and Feature stories.
Over the years, Rich
has traveled to more than a dozen countries, shooting events ranging from the famine in Somalia, an art show in Tokyo, and Oprah Winfrey's interview of J.K. Rolling in Scotland.
also jetted around the world for the nationally syndicated television show "Travel and Adventure.
As Director of Photography for the program, Rich documented action such as whitewater rafting on the Colorado River, rock climbing in the Pyrenees Mountains of Spain, and alligator wrestling in the Everglades.
"A lighting cameraman," is a term that describes Rich
With a large arsenal of lights on board, Rich
arrives at shoots within driving range in a vehicle that's like a mini grip truck.
has years of experience lighting a wide variety of subjects on location and in studio situations but brings a fresh approach to each shoot, aspiring to give every client the best possible look and feel for their project. (see Video Clips for lighting examples and Equipment for lighting/grip package and other standard and available gear)
In addition to his
Emmy awards, Rich
has won numerous National Press Photographers Association national and regional awards, Radio and Television News Directors Association
awards, plus state Associated Press and United Press International
awards for photography.
Rich also served on the Board of Governors of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) Nashville/Mid/South Chapter.