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Vance Holmes

Vance Holmes is an Emmy-nominated cinematographer with over 35 years of experience in feature films television and internet content. Vance delivers the directors visual language with an acute understanding of lighting and camera techniques. He has worked alongside directors such as Robert Rodriguez, Quentin Tarantino, Terrence Malick, and Richard ... See full bio »

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Machete Camera and Electrical Department
Friday the 13th Camera and Electrical Department
Get the Gringo Camera and Electrical Department
Bernie Camera and Electrical Department


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 2008-2022 Austin City Limits (TV Series documentary) (camera operator - 13 episodes)
- The Best of Nanci Griffith (2022) ... (camera operator)
- Allen Toussaint: New Orleans Legend (2021) ... (camera operator)
- Texas Icons: Jerry Jeff Walker & Billy Joe Shaver (2021) ... (camera operator)
- The Best of Spoon (2021) ... (camera operator)
- Foo Fighters Rock Austin City Limits (2021) ... (camera operator)
 2020 Varsity Barbecue (TV Special) (camera operator)
 2018 Letter to Myself (camera operator)
 2018/I Bodies of Water (Short) (jib operator)
 2017 SXSW Comedy with Natasha Leggero: Part 2 (TV Special) (jib operator)
 2016 SXSW Comedy with Natasha Leggero (jib operator)
 2015 SXSW Comedy with W. Kamau Bell: Part 2 (TV Special) (camera operator)
 2015 SXSW Comedy with W. Kamau Bell (TV Special documentary) (camera operator)
  Live from the Artists Den (TV Series) (jib operator - 1 episode, 2014) (camera operator - 1 episode, 2011)
- Phoenix (2014) ... (jib operator)
- Ray LaMontagne and the Pariah Dogs (2011) ... (camera operator)
 2013 Kumail Nanjiani: Beta Male (TV Special) (camera operator)
 2013 Guitar Center Sessions (TV Series) (jib operator - 2 episodes)
- Frank Turner (2013) ... (jib operator)
- Smashing Pumpkins (2013) ... (jib operator)
 2013 Pete Holmes: Nice Try, the Devil! (TV Special) (camera operator)
 2012 7 Clinics with Buck Brannaman (Video documentary) (jib operator)
 2012 Steve Miller Band: Live at Austin City Limits (Video) (camera operator)
 2012 We Walk the Line: A Celebration of the Music of Johnny Cash (TV Special) (camera operator)
 2012 Get the Gringo (camera operator: Texas unit)
 2011 Austin High (camera operator)
 2011 Bernie (additional camera unit)
 2011 The Ultimate BBQ Showdown (TV Series) (jib operator - 2011)
 2011 The Tree of Life (aerial photographer)
 2011 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (additional cinematographer - 1 episode)
- When I Rise (2011) ... (additional cinematographer)
 2011 Buck (Documentary) (jib operator: Texas)
 2010 Machete (camera operator: "a" camera) / (director of photography: second unit)
 2010 Hey Watch This (Documentary) (crane operator)
 2010 When I Rise (Documentary) (cinematographer: additional photography)
 2010 Temple Grandin (TV Movie) (camera operator: "c" camera) / (underwater camera operator - uncredited)
 2009 A Company of Voices: Conspirare in Concert (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 2009 Friday the 13th (camera operator: second unit) / (underwater director of photography)
 2007 The Unforeseen (Documentary) (cinematographer: aerial, crane and other)
 2006 Fast Food Nation (camera operator: "b" camera)
 2004 American Experience (TV Series documentary) (aerial photographer - 1 episode)
- Remember the Alamo (2004) ... (aerial photographer)
 2003 The Ballad of Bering Strait (Documentary) (additional cinematography)
 2001 The Journeyman (director of photography: second unit)
 2000/I Green (Documentary) (aerial photographer)
 2000 Bullfighter (director of photography: second unit)
 2000 Real Sex (TV Series documentary) (camera operator - 1 episode)
- Real Sex 25 (2000) ... (camera operator)
 1999 Robert Schimmel: Unprotected (TV Special documentary) (camera operator)
 1999 Black Sabbath: The Last Supper (Video documentary) (camera operator)
 1996 VeggieTales Classics! (TV Series) (camera operator - 1 episode)
- The Toy That Saved Christmas! (1996) ... (camera operator: stage show segments)
 1996 A Tribute to Stevie Ray Vaughan (TV Special) (camera operator)
 1996 The Battle of the Alamo (TV Movie documentary) (director of photography: second unit)
 1994 Barney Live! In New York City (Video) (camera operator)
 1990 Never Leave Nevada (gaffer)
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