Ben grew up in Berea, OH jumping BMX bikes into Coe Lake, pilfering forgotten baseballs from the BW College dugouts, and living on $1.99 Little Caesar’s specials. Based in the Midwest, he is a versatile and passionate photographer and filmmaker with the creative, technical and managerial skills acquired across a wide range of challenging roles.
COLUMBIA COLLEGE CHICAGO
Master of Fine Arts in Writing and Directing for Film & Video 2009
UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO
Bachelor of Arts in University Studies 2002
Media Arts and English
Adobe Creative Suite, Final Cut Studio, Avid, Avid ISIS Server, DaVinci Resolve Studio 12, ShotPut Pro 5, Disc Flow Rimage: DVD label design and duplication, Cache-A: LTO Archive, Toast, MPEG Streamclip Canon DSLR & C100 Camera Systems.
Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, FileMaker Pro Advanced