David Pinkston

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David Pinkston has been a professional cinematographer and freelance editor since 1980. He is a Graduate of the University of Texas at Arlington with a Bachelor of Fine Arts concentrating in Cinematography and Photography. He has a Master of Fine Arts from the Vermont College of Fine Arts in the disciplines of screen writing, directing, ... See full bio »

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Nut Cracker Camera and Electrical Department
The Last Kids Editor
Portrait of an American Family Camera and Electrical Department
Hold Camera and Electrical Department


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 2021 Jo & the Reaper (camera operator) / (gaffer)
 2021 Hide Your Love Away (Short) (gaffer)
 2019 Howlers (camera operator: b camera) / (director of photography: second unit) / (interview camera) / (still photographer)
 2018 The Golden Voices (gaffer)
 2017 Portrait of an American Family (camera operator)
 2016 Nut Cracker (Short) (gaffer)
 2016/III Help Wanted (Short) (gaffer)
 2016 Her Unlikely Kin (Short) (camera operator)
 2015 A Man Called Jon (camera operator - second unit) / (director of photography: second unit) / (gaffer second unit)
 2014 Steps of Faith (camera operator) / (gaffer)
 2013 Adventures of Bailey: A Night in Cowtown (camera operator)
  Bail Out (TV Series) (camera operator - 2 episodes, 2013) (gaffer - 2 episodes, 2013)
- Texas Two Skip (2013) ... (camera operator) / (gaffer)
- Whattya Kiddin' Me? (2013) ... (camera operator) / (gaffer)
 2012 Adventures of Bailey: Christmas Hero (camera operator: additional unit) / (second unit photography)
 2012 Hiding in Plain Sight (camera operator) / (director of photography: second unit)
 2011/II Pursuit (Video short) (assistant camera) / (gaffer assistant)
 2011 Searching for Sonny (still photographer: behind-the-scenes)
 2011 Kissed by the Devil (Short) (camera operator: behind the scenes) / (still photographer)
 2010 The Reckoning (Video short) (camera operator)
 2010 Adventures of Bailey: The Lost Puppy (camera operator) / (director of photography: second unit)
 2010/I Bail Out (Short) (camera operator - as David Pinot) / (gaffer)
 2009 Hell's Fury: Wanted Dead or Alive (camera operator - behind the scenes)
 2009 It's the Delivery (Short) (camera operator)
 2009/I Hold (assistant camera)
 2009 Bicycle Bobby and Elvis (gaffer)
 2009/I Waking Up (Short) (camera operator)
 2008 Platonic Bomb (Short) (camera operator)
 2008 Why Do I Look My Father (Short) (camera operator)
 2008 The New Position (Short) (assistant camera)
 2008 Stalker's Dating Guide (Short) (camera operator)
 2008 The Last Turn (Short) (gaffer)
 2008 Dymora (Short) (camera operator)
 2007 The Gambler: Love Turns to Hate (Video short) (camera operator) / (gaffer)
 2007 Relation (Short) (gaffer)
 2007/III Spiral (Short) (gaffer)
 2007 Snared Rapid (Short) (camera operator) / (gaffer)
 2006 Midnight Clear (dolly grip)
 2006 The Speakeasy (Short) (camera operator) / (gaffer)
 2006 After Sundown (Video) (camera operator) / (gaffer)
 2005 Why We Do It (Short) (camera operator: "b" camera) / (gaffer)
 2005 Swimmer (Short) (gaffer)
 2005 The Eulogy (Short) (camera operator) / (gaffer)
 2004 Separated by Light (Short) (camera operator)
 1982 Honeymoon Horror (camera operator)
Show Show Cinematographer (31 credits)
Show Show Editor (28 credits)
Show Show Sound department (12 credits)
Show Show Producer (6 credits)
Show Show Editorial department (4 credits)
Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (2 credits)
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Visual effects (1 credit)
Show Show Casting director (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (10 credits)

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