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David Butterfield is a Director of Photography, video camera operator with 35 years experience in television production, from network news, sports, programming, documentary to corporate and advertising. Experienced HDCAM, DP/operator.

50 years experience in fine art and commercial photography, from nature and portraits to photojournalism and fashion.

Fine art: Painting-oil, pastel, watercolor. Collage. Photomontage.. Digital print imagery.

  • VIDEO and FILM CREDITS/ DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY
  • Noah Purifoy Desert Sculpture. Documentary. Director, editor, musical score.
  • STRUTTER- feature film directed by Allison Anders/Kurt Voss. Camera operator
  • Daily Show with Jon Stewart/ Comedy Central. DP on more than 15 field segments.
  • Battlebots/ Comedy Central. DP on Carmen Electra promo shot on HDCAM/24p
  • ABC 7 News/ KGO-TV. DP on image campaigns, promos, programming, news.
  • ABC World News Tonight, Good Morning America, Nightline. ENG/EFP camera.
  • CBS Sports: NFL Today, PGA Championship. DP, EFP camera, ENG live remote.
  • CBS 48-Hours. EFP camera.
  • NBC Nightly News, Today, Dateline NBC. ENG/EFP camera, ENG live remotes.
  • Life Moments/NBC. DP on programming segments, documentary style.
  • Learning that Works: WGBH. EFP camera, educational documentary
  • BBC World. ENG camera, news segments.
  • Fox Sports: Goin' Deep, Hardcore Football. EFP camera.
  • Ketchum Public Relations, DP, video news release.
  • Banana Republic, GAP, Pottery Barn. DP on corporate and training videos.
  • PHOTOGRAPHY CREDITS
  • New York Times T Magazine
  • LABORATORY photo spread in arts magazine
  • Mae's Dress Shop. Fashion designer catalog, look book, editorial portraiture.
  • Bridge Housing. Annual Reports
  • Forbes Magazine. Editorial portraiture.
  • FINE ART
  • Taylor Junction Gallery, SPOT ON. 2017. 8 paintings, music performance.
  • Pastel Society of New Mexico. 1995 jury selection: Radio Valencia.
  • Fly Rod and Reel-Gallery 1999, two-page reproduction of pastel: Fall River.
  • Art Queen Gallery, 2007 group show Rock Star: photography and performance.
  • Red Arrow Gallery, 2007 group show Exquisite Corpse: oil, watercolor, collage.