One of my favorite aspects of being a cameraman is traveling.  Thanks to GTT I've managed to get closer and closer to visiting all 50 states. With my trip to Utah in the books, I only have nine states to go.I was so excited to make...

 Dallas DP, Nate Galluppi, and I (Roger Woodruff) met up in Houston recently for a Dr. Oz shoot.  The day-time TV doctor and real life surgeon was in Texas to spread the word on a life-saving method known as the “Texas Two Step.”  While it...

 2016 was a huge year for me both professionally and personally.  I wrapped DP'ing HGTV's Fixer Upper after three seasons, shot a number of pilots and sizzle reels, worked on WWE's Wrestlemania 32, and married the woman of my dreams.  It was an awesome year, to say...

My week leading up to the Super Bowl started off on a very cool note.  I had the distinct honor of shooting all fifty-one Super Bowl rings for the NFL Network.  My producer had been working on a bunch of features surrounding various stories about...

 In college football, the most distinguished award is the Heisman. One player every year gets it for being an outstanding player. Ever wonder about the history behind the award? I shot a re-creation piece for EPSN using my Sony F5 and a DJI Osmo.Here is...

[caption id="attachment_23705" align="aligncenter" width="589"] Our first interview was in a Boeing 747 that once transported the space shuttle.[/caption]You may not know this, but when you’re watching CNN in the airport, it’s not the same CNN that you would see at home. It’s actually a channel...

 What’s better than one Go To Team crew?  Easy, two Go To Team crews. Duh!  I teamed up with Dallas Cameraman/DP, Nate Galluppi for a three day shoot with CNBC’s “Power Lunch” in Houston, Texas.  We created the look for their on-location set at the...

On this trip, our San Francisco crew traveled to Pixar Studios in Emeryville, CA to film a press junket for the upcoming Pixar film 'Finding Dory'. Presentations and interviews were conducted with: Steve May (Chief Technology Officer), Jeremy Lasky (DP Camera), Ian Megibben (DP/Lighting), John Halstead...

[caption id="attachment_24066" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Here's out setup from day three at Pink's.[/caption] I had the pleasure of working in L.A. these past three days.  It was awesome.  I was shooting for NBA TV’s “After Dark with Rick Fox.”  What made the experience even better was that...

Of all the things I missed the most while DP’ing “Fixer Upper”, I’d say shooting sports features would be at the top of the list.  They never get old because it’s a chance to see a side of an athlete that we wouldn’t normally see....