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Known For

The Host Camera and Electrical Department
(2013)
Self/less Camera and Electrical Department
(2015)
Tekken Camera and Electrical Department
(2010)
The Mist Camera and Electrical Department
(2007)

Filmography

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 2022 Stranger Things (TV Series) (Chief Lighting Technician - 9 episodes)
- The Piggyback (2022) ... (Chief Lighting Technician)
- Papa (2022) ... (Chief Lighting Technician)
- The Massacre At Hawkins Lab (2022) ... (Chief Lighting Technician)
- The Dive (2022) ... (Chief Lighting Technician)
- The Nina Project (2022) ... (Chief Lighting Technician)
 2021 Breaking News in Yuba County (chief lighting technician)
 2020 Filthy Rich (TV Series) (gaffer - 10 episodes)
- 1 Corinthians 3:13 (2020) ... (gaffer)
- Romans 12:21 (2020) ... (gaffer)
- James 4:1 (2020) ... (gaffer)
- 2 Corinthians 3:17 (2020) ... (gaffer)
- Hebrews 9:15 (2020) ... (gaffer)
 2020 Greyhound (chief lighting technician)
 2019 Lake of Death (chief lighting technician)
  On Becoming a God in Central Florida (TV Series) (chief lighting technician - 10 episodes, 2019) (director of photography - 10 episodes, 2019)
- Go Getters Gonna Go Getcha (2019) ... (chief lighting technician) / (director of photography: second unit)
- Wham Bam Thank You FAM (2019) ... (chief lighting technician) / (director of photography: second unit)
- Birthday Party (2019) ... (chief lighting technician) / (director of photography: second unit)
- Flint Glass (2019) ... (chief lighting technician) / (director of photography: second unit)
- American Merchandise (2019) ... (chief lighting technician) / (director of photography: second unit)
 2019/I The Last Laugh (chief lighting technician) / (director of photography: second unit)
 2018 When We First Met (chief lighting technican)
 2017 Claws (TV Series) (chief lighting technician)
 2017 The Beguiled (gaffer)
 2017 Mudbound (gaffer)
 2016 Big Bad (gaffer)
 2016 Bad Moms (chief lighting technician)
 2016 Free State of Jones (gaffer)
 2016 Roots (TV Mini Series) (gaffer - 4 episodes)
- Part 4 (2016) ... (gaffer)
- Part 3 (2016) ... (gaffer)
- Part 2 (2016) ... (gaffer)
- Part 1 (2016) ... (gaffer - uncredited)
 2015 Trumbo (gaffer)
 2015/I Man Down (gaffer)
 2015 Self/less (gaffer)
 2015 The Livingston Gardener (gaffer)
 2015 Pitch Perfect 2 (gaffer)
 2015 Kidnapping Mr. Heineken (gaffer)
 2015 The Final Girls (chief lighting technician)
 2015 Zipper (gaffer)
 2015 Wild Card (gaffer - as Bob 'Tay Jag' Bates)
 2014 Catch Hell (gaffer)
 2014 American Heist (gaffer)
 2014/I Barefoot (gaffer)
 2013 The Scarecrow (Short) (gaffer)
 2013 12 Years a Slave (gaffer: additional photography - uncredited)
 2013 Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (gaffer: Louisiana)
 2013 Ladies' Man: A Made Movie (TV Movie) (gaffer)
 2013 The Host (rigging gaffer)
 2013/I Snitch (gaffer)
 2013 Texas Chainsaw (gaffer)
 2012 Playing for Keeps (gaffer)
 2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 (gaffer: second unit)
 2011 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (gaffer: second unit)
 2011 Straw Dogs (gaffer)
 2011 Shark Night (gaffer)
 2010 The Gates (TV Series) (gaffer - 13 episodes)
- Moving Day (2010) ... (gaffer)
- Bad Moon Rising (2010) ... (gaffer)
- Surfacing (2010) ... (gaffer)
- Little Girl Lost (2010) ... (gaffer)
- Identity Crisis (2010) ... (gaffer)
 2010/I Super (gaffer)
 2010 Cool Dog (Video) (gaffer)
 2010 Jonah Hex (assistant chief lighting technician)
 2010 Tekken (gaffer)
 2009 Alabama Moon (electrician)
 2009 Youth in Revolt (rigging chief lighting technician: additional photography)
 2009 Wonderful World (gaffer)
 2008 Sordid Lives: The Series (TV Series) (gaffer - 12 episodes)
- Desperately Seeking Ty (2008) ... (gaffer)
- Those Pesky Little Stalkers (2008) ... (gaffer)
- Guess Who's Coming to Bubba's? (2008) ... (gaffer)
- An Audacious Affair (2008) ... (gaffer)
- Call Waiting (2008) ... (gaffer)
 2008 Pulse 2: Afterlife (rigging gaffer - uncredited)
 2008 Cupcake (Short) (gaffer: second unit)
 2008 Mad Money (best boy electric)
 2007 The Great Debaters (balloon light technician)
 2007 The Mist (gaffer: second unit)
 2007 Bullrun (TV Series) (gaffer - 10 episodes)
- Run for the Border (2007) ... (gaffer)
- No Brakes, No Steering, No Problem (2007) ... (gaffer)
- Operation Poison Arrow (2007) ... (gaffer)
- Midnight Run (2007) ... (gaffer)
- Catch My Drift (2007) ... (gaffer)
 2007/I Premonition (assistant lighting technician)
 2006 The Year Without a Santa Claus (TV Movie) (best boy electric)
 2006 The Initiation of Sarah (TV Movie) (electrician) / (gaffer: second unit)
 2006 Bug (best boy electric)
 2006 Thief (TV Mini Series) (best boy electric - 5 episodes)
- In the Wind (2006) ... (best boy electric)
- Flight (2006) ... (best boy electric)
- No Direction Home (2006) ... (best boy electric)
- Everything That Rises Must Converge (2006) ... (best boy electric)
- I Ain't Goin' to Jail for Anyone (2006) ... (best boy electric)
 2006 For One Night (TV Movie) (electrician)
  My Big Fat Obnoxious Boss (TV Series) (best boy grip - 9 episodes, 2004 - 2005) (grip - 1 episode, 2004)
- Next Stop, the Guggenheim (2005) ... (best boy grip)
- Finale: The Real Boss Is... (2005) ... (best boy grip)
- My Kingdom for a Chicken (2005) ... (best boy grip)
- Blowin' in the Wind (2005) ... (best boy grip)
- Drop Dead Gorgeous (2005) ... (best boy grip)
 2005 Campus Confidential (TV Movie) (electrician)
 2005 The Dukes of Hazzard (electrician - uncredited)
 2005 Locusts (TV Movie) (best boy electric)
 2005 Now You See It... (TV Movie) (electrician)
 2004 Mr. 3000 (electrician)
 2003 Runaway Jury (electrician)
 2003 The Blues (TV Mini Series documentary) (electrician)
 2002 The Badge (electrician)
 2001 Monster's Ball (electrician)
 2001 Tempted (electrician)
 2000 Dracula 2000 (electrician - uncredited)
 2000 I'll Wave Back (grip: second unit)
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Bob 'Tay Jag' Bates

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