DIRECTOR OF                     PHOTOGRAPHY

eli  pyke

PASSIONS: life, light, redemption, contrast, excellence, movement,  inspiration

PURSUITS: story, adventure, romance, wilderness, solitude, community

EXPERIENCE: feature film, documentary, commercial, narrative, corporate, television, outdoor

reel

Lighting.  Camera movement.  Composition.  Inspiration.  Emotion.  Passion.

 

Eli Pyke.  2014 Reel.

portfolio

Commercials

Producer: Torrey Sharp

Associate Producer: Monica Watson

Director: Eli Pyke

Director of Photography: Eli Pyke

1st AC: Michael Gough

Key Grip/Gaffer: James Johnson

Editor: Eli Pyke and John Russell

Color: Bryan McMahan

Sound Design: John Russell

Composer: John Russell

MUAH: Stephenie Madsen

Casting: Monica Watson

Actors: Shaedyn Mann, Ryan Harter

Special thanks: Craig and Pattie Apregan, Black Diamond Ranch

 

A Faceout Films Production

Producer: Torrey Sharp

Associate Producer: Monica Watson

Director: Eli Pyke

Director of Photography: Eli Pyke

1st AC: Samuel Pyke

Key Grip/Gaffer: Bryan Fletchall

Editor: John Russell

Color: Modern Videofilm

Sound Design: John Russell

Composer: John Russell

MUAH: Madelyn Roosevelt

Casting: Monica Watson

Actors: Lavenda Memory and Christopher Pierce

Extras: Josh Mead and Isaac Frank

Special thanks: Russ Repp of OMSI for use of the USS Blueback

 

A Faceout Films Production

 

 

Producer: Pamela Trow-Johnson

Director: Eli Pyke

Director of Photography: Eli Pyke

1st AC: Chris Sawiel

Key Grip/Gaffer: Rick Johnson

Studio support: Spencer Skeen

Editor/Graphics: Chris Sawiel

Sound Design: Tim Underwood

MUAH: Stephenie Madsen

Casting: Pamela Trow-Johnson and Eli Pyke

 

A Zion Pictures Production

Feature Film

 

           In August 2013, Eli Pyke took on the role as Director of Photography for a family feature film

           called Ugly Benny, directed by Richard Brandes, and produced by Engine 15 Media Group.

           The film as of yet is unreleased in the USA, but a trailer will be coming to the site soon.

Corporate

 

 

 

Client: Concordia University Portland

Director of Photography: Eli Pyke

Editor: Eli Pyke

Script: Madeline Turnock

Graphics: Chris Sawiel

Grip: Eric Parnell

Make up/Hair: Janelle Hayden

 

A Zion Pictures Production

 

 

 

 

 

 

Client: Discover Goodwill

Director of Photography: Eli Pyke

Script: Melissa Lyby

Editor: Eli Pyke

Graphics: Umami Media

 

A Zion Pictures Production

 

 

 

 

 

 

Client: Sisters Country

Director of Photography: Eli Pyke

Editor: Eli Pyke

 

A Zion Pictures Production

Book Trailers

 

 

Producer: Torrey Sharp

Associate Producer: Monica Watson

Director: Eli Pyke

Director of Photography: Eli Pyke

1st AC: Samuel Neff

Key Grip/Gaffer: Sam Pyke

Editor: John Russell

Color: John Russell

Sound Design: John Russell

Composer: John Russell

MUAH: Monica Ninh

Casting: Monica Watson

Actors: Grant Davis, Kathryn Dueber, Katie Kieling, Ellie Hart, Courtney Satko, and Sadie Sharp

 

A Faceout Films Production

Produced by: Torrey Sharp / Faceout Studio

Direction: Torrey Sharp, Jeff Miller and Eli Pyke

Art Direction: Jeff Miller

Director of Photography: Eli Pyke

Editors: Eli Pyke and John Russell

Script: Mike Bookey

Composer: John Russell

Visual Effects: John Russell

Actors: Monica Watson and Jason Gabbert

Casting: Torrey Sharp

Grips: Samuel Pyke & Chris Sawiel

Make up/Hair: Kate Tuma

Voice over: Laurie Allen

Set photographer: Lindsey Brunsman

 

A Faceout Films Production

Producers: Torrey Sharp and Debra Larsen

Associate Producer: Monica Watson

Director: Eli Pyke

Director of Photography: Eli Pyke

1st AC: Chris Sawiel

Key Grip/Gaffer: Eric Parnell

Grip: Samuel Pyke

Swing: Patrick McCleery

Audio: Greg Knapp

Art Direction: Kara Davison

Editor: Eli Pyke and John Russell

Color: Matt Lear

Sound Design: John Russell

Composer: John Russell

Visual Effects: John Russell

MUAH: Kate Tuma

Casting: Monica Watson

Actors: Hannah Barefoot, Keith Louis, Julie McLean

Special thanks to: Noelle Fredland, Paul Nielsen and

                             Travis Mann

A Faceout Films Production

Documentary

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Client: Compassion International

Director of Photography: Eli Pyke

 

A Zion Pictures Production

BIO

Eli is passionate about his work.  He loves to combine the beauty and power of natural environments with the emotion that people bring to a scene.  His dedication to quality, story, hard work, and relationship, have allowed Eli to work with a broad range of clients, in some cases travelling to Africa and India, filming those with developmental disabilities, work with agencies, universities, large scale non-profits, film production, and reality television.

Throughout the years, Eli has gained experience working with a broad range of digital cinema cameras, including Red Epic/Scarlet, Arri Alexa, Sony F5, Sony FS700, Canon C300, Canon 5D, and an assortment of Canon and Zeiss cine lenses.  He has also worked on projects that incorporated Technocrane, Fischer dolly, Jimmy Jib, and the MoVI stabilizer.  He is comfortable assembling and directing crews as a Director of Photography.

Click on the logo above to see Eli's presence on IMDb as Director of Photography.

Eli Is a member of the Oregon Media Production Association.  Visit his listing here.

CONTACT

Eli Pyke

 

Phone: 719-200-8457

Email: dp@elipyke.com

 

Lives in Sisters, Oregon

 

Serves Bend and Central Oregon locally

 

Travels often to Portland, Oregon and Colorado

 

Experienced in filming and travel worldwide

www.elipyke.com