Cinematographer JOEL DEUTSCH:
By the time Joel completed his film school studies he had worked on and shot several 35mm projects. His professional film career began with set work on "Dante’s Peak" (Universal Pictures). Subsequently, Joel moved to Hollywood and continued shooting and crewing diverse independent features, music videos & documentaries. Continuous camera work includes camera operating for TV shows "Jimmy Kimmel Live", "American Idol", "The Showbiz Show", underwater work for “CSI: NY” and other International documentary work. For the music video industry Joel shot Coheed and Cambria’s top ten rock music video “Welcome Home” with the intent of replicating the stylistic horror look of the band’s graphic novel. He has been honored by both the Society of Camera Operators for having demonstrated excellence in the art and craft of operating cinematography and by the International Cinematographers Guild for artistic achievement in cinematography. Joel has traveled to over 30 countries filming in around 15. His eye for patience and beauty complements any production.