CURRICULUM VITAE - Chris Robson – Director of Photography

Selected examples:

"20 Years on Death Row" – PERNEL MEDIA – FRANCE
A documentary four-episode program tells the story of a man on Death Row , San Quentin
Director of Photography
Pernel Media, Paris, FRANCE

"A SHELTERED SEA" - THE BAUM FOUNDATION - USA
A public service film - conservation action taking place along the coast of California as the Marine Life Protection Act
Director of Photography
Coyote Films, San Francisco, CA

"THE GENUINE ARTICLE" - FINE LIVING CHANNEL - USA
Series of shows about fine crafted consumer products with host Gordon Elliot
Director of Photography
Follow Productions, New York, NY

"THE DOMESTIQUE" - OUTDOOR LIFE NETWORK - USA
30 second television commercial advertising the nutrition bar, 'ClifBar', used by the US Postal Service cycling team - Tour de France
Director of Photography
Coyote Films, San Francisco, CA

"SIMPLY WINE"
Series of shows about wine with presenter Sommelier Andrea Immer
Director of Photography
Follow Productions, New York, NY

"A CHANGE OF HEART" - ABC-KGO 7 - USA
Television documentary about the Cardiology Department of the University College of San Francisco (UCSF)
Director of Photography
Foundation for Cardiac Research, San Francisco, CA

"NASA CONNECT - PSA - the Astronaut's Helper - NASA AMES RESEARCH GROUP - USA
One of a series of educational television and web broadcasts.
Director of Photography
NASA - Ames Production Group, Mountain View, CA

"AIR SPACE SYSTEMS" - NASA AMES RESEARCH GROUP - USA
A study by NASA Ames of global air traffic for the FAA
Director of Photography
NASA - Ames Production Group, Mountain View, CA

"BUILDING THE NEXT STAGE" - WELLS FARGO COMPANY - USA
Recruiting film - history of the Wells Fargo Company using the stage coach as a symbol
Director of Photography
Wells Fargo Company, San Francisco, CA

"EVIDENCE OF A DREAM" - NATIONAL PARKS AND RECREATION
CALIFORNIA STATE RAILROAD MUSEUM, SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA
Historical Doc/Drama on the building of the transcontinental railroad
Director of Photography - projected 35mm film with surround sound
Intrepid Productions, San Francisco, CA

"DOGS WITH JOBS" - LIFE NETWORK - CANADA
Dogs serving the community in interesting and diverse ways
Director of Photography
Cineflix Films, Montreal, Canada

"SHARK ENCOUNTERS" - BBC - GREAT BRITAIN
Documentary about sharks
Director of Photography
BBC Natural History Unit, Bristol, UK

"CONCERTO OF WIND" - NHK - JAPAN
1 hour showcase special about the American West for HDTV satellite broadcast in Japan
Director of Photography
Total Video Productions, San Francisco, CA

"SEMI-CONDUCTOR SOLUTIONS FOR A CONNECTED WORLD" - AGILENT TECHNOLOGIES - USA
7 minute marketing video
Director of Photography
Media Image Group, Mountain View, CA

"COLOSSUS OF THE GOLDEN GATE" - FOX TELEVISION -USA
1 hour broadcast documentary special for the anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge"
Director/Cameraman/Editor
Intrepid Productions, San Francisco, CA

"CONSPIRACY OF CELLS" - YORKSHIRE TELEVISION - GREAT BRITAIN
Documentary/Drama from the world of science for series "Science Fiction"
Director of Photography
Yorkshire Television, UK

"THE LIVING PLANET" & "WILDLIFE ON ONE" & "THE MAKING OF A CONTINENT" - BBC - UK
Natural History - animal behaviour
"Fastest Claw in the West" - about the mantis shrimp
"The Big and the Beautiful" - about the elephant seal
"The Predators" - about the falcon
Director/Cameraman
BBC Natural History Unit, Bristol, UK

"FOOD TREASURES OF THE WORLD" - THE LEARNING CHANNEL - USA
Series of Cooking/Travel shows featuring food from all over the world
Director of Photography
Culinary Arts Television, Tiburon, CA

"COOKING WITH CAPRIAL" - PBS - USA
Series of a hundred 30 minute cooking shows for PBS
Director of Photography
Culinary Arts Television, Tiburon, CA

"INSECTS - SECRETS OF AN ALIEN WORLD" - USA & UK
1 hour national television special - the hostile world of insects, their behaviour and physiology Narrated by Henry Fonda
Director/Cameraman
Bravura Films, San Francisco, CA

"BACK COUNTRY" - CBS NETWORK - USA
Weekly 1/2 hour program - outdoor adventures in fishing, hiking, climbing etc in US & Europe
Director/Cameraman
Charlie West Productions, Emeryville, CA