I've been working as a Grip, Camera Crane Operator, and specializing in camera support since 1988. As you can see to the left, I've been fortunate work on all types of projects from feature films, and commercials to documentaries, concert films and industrials.
EXPERIENCED JIMMY JIB OPERATOR
I have more than 23 years of experience operating Jimmy Jibs. Thats a lot of jobs under my belt. I've shot sporting events, concerts, feature films, documentaries, and TV shows all with the industry standard Jimmy Jib. I have plenty of references and you can be confident with my experience.
- Kelly J. Richardson
key grip / dolly grip
"Anytime I need a creative, professional dolly grip I give Kelly a call...his work is stellar."
- Christopher Noey
General Manager of Media Production
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
"Kelly is a producer and DP's dream. His dollies and jibs are in perfect condition, and he brings unsurpassed knowledge and experience to the shoot".
- Michael Barry
Director of Photography
"Not only is Kelly a pleasure to work with, but he's a man of character and integrity. If you're looking for a Dolly Grip or Jib Operator, Kelly has the experience and equipment you need for the job."
- Kerry Lombard, Owner
Barndoor Lighting Outfitters
"Kelly is always our first call. He's our go-to guy and many of our clients now ask for him specifically. For us, Kelly is more than an operator...he's an important part of our production family."
- Marc Mayhew, Director
"I can always count on Kelly to handle difficult shooting situations with masterful finesse!!! He always offers refreshing ways to shoot the scene and he's just a wonderful person to have on the team!"
- Maryanne Gioannini