Erik combines a history of fine art and mainstream technical experience
to his work. He was recently honored with a Goldenfrog nomination at
the prestigious Cameraimage Film Festival in Lodz, Poland for his work
on “In A Dream”. His recent work includes “Wait For Me”, a documentary
for Academy Award winning filmmaker Ross Kauffman, “Chance of Showers”
directed by David Spiegelman, and “The Sphere” directed by Nicholas
Prior to his work as a cinematographer, Erik worked as an assistant to photographer Gregory Crewdson and a lighting designer and fabricator for artists Mike and Doug Starn in New York City. He has also worked as a gaffer on Major Motion Pictures such as Iron Man 2, The Number 23, Hard Candy and television shows such as Fox’s Bones, AMC’s Mad Men, and Paramount’s Everybody Hates Chris, as well as Brad Pitt’s video portrait. Erik has shot music videos for artists such as The Brazilian Girls, The 88, Iglu and Hartly, and The Deftones. He is a graduate of Emerson College where he studied Cinematography.
A Chance of Showers - A short film set to hit the 2011/2012 festival circuit about a man obsessed with the rain who finds himself five years into a drought. The universe and a woman in a yellow jacket help him find his way out.