ABOUT

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MYLES SMYTHE

Myles is an award-winning self shooting producer and cinematographer with over twenty years of experience in short and long form documentary, narrative, television and commercial content. Myles is equally comfortable following athletes in extreme environments and lighting dramatic scenes with actors in studio.

Myles is also a documentary filmmaker and partner of Sierra Studio Films, where his film work has been seen in over 50 countries.

Located in Reno, Nevada. Myles is available to work worldwide.

MYLES - IN THE MEDIA

AWARDS

JUDGES CHOICE AWARD

Role: Producer/Director/Editor. Diamond to the Rough Documentary film.

RESUME

SELECT FILMOGRAPHY

Narrative & Music Videos

"Desert Shadows" Feature Film | Director of Photography | Director Tyler Bourns Trailer Link
"The Change" Short Film | Director of Photography | Director Nick Anderson | Link
"Casino Boss" Television Pilot | Director of Photography | Director Linda Chorney
"Captive" Short Film | Director of Photography | Director Damian Gordon
"Phantom of the Opera" Short Film | Director of Photography | Director Damian Gordon
"Out There" Short Film | Director of Photography | Director Damian Gordon
"Sapphire" Marya Stark, Music Video | 2nd Unit Director of Photography | Director Tessa Shields
"CAPP Records" Branded Short Film | Director of Photography | Director Damian Gordon
"The Bust" Short Film | Camera Operator, Gaffer & DIT | Director Nick Anderson
"Tacos for [Redacted]" Short Film | Gaffer | Director Emily Skyle
"10 Syllables" Short Film | Gaffer | Director Emily Skyle | Link
"Lately" Sophia Bromberg - Music Video | Gaffer | Director Gobi Rahimi
"Stargazer" Marya Stark - Music Video | Gaffer | Director Tessa Shields | Link

 

Documentary, TV & Reality

"Steve Austin's Broken Skull Sessions" Talk-Show (5) episodes | Director of Photography | Director Dan Pucherelli (WWE / peacock TV)
"People Magazine Investigates" Television Documentary Ep 601 | Director of Photography | Producer Angie Brown (Discovery ID)
"MAKERS Emily Kachorek" Television Documentary Ep 3 | Shooting Producer/Director (GCN+) | Trailer Link
"Baywatch: The American Dream" Documentary | Director of Photography (Action Sports Unit) | Director Matt Felker (post production)
"Champions of Change - Sophia Bromberg" Footprint branded music doc | Director of Photography | Director Gobi Rahimi
"Diamond to the Rough" Documentary | Shooting Producer | Trailer Link
"This is Your Day" Documentary | Shooting Producer | Trailer Link
"Mother's Day Murder" (Reno segment) Documentary | Director of Photography | Director Eric Blouin
"Jesse Ellis Profile" Mini-Documentary | Director / Director of Photography | Link
"Rob Krar, The North Face" Mini-Documentary | Shooting Producer
"Rails to Trails, Bizz Johnson Trail" Documentary / Editorial | Shooting Producer
"Believe in You" (Season 2) Documentary Series | Camera Operator & Gaffer | Director Tyler Bourns
"Boundless" (Rory Bosio Bio Pack) Television S3.1 | MoVI & Camera Operator | Director Joshua Eady
"Field Test" Television Pilot | Gimbal Operator | Director Joshua Eady | Link
"Texas Trail Blazer" Documentary | Shooting Producer | Trailer Link
"Chasing FKTs" Columbia Sportswear Branded Documentary | Shooting Producer
"The Oxy Kingpins" The Young Turks - Documentary | Gaffer | Director Brendan Fitzgerald
"Andria's Story" Documentary 23andMe | Gaffer | Director Veena Rao
"REAL TV" (Season 4) Reality-TV | Additional Photography | Producer Jennifer Mullin
"Trama: Life in the E.R." (Wrong Place, Wrong Time) Reality-TV | Additional Photography | Producer Edward Robbins

Commercial

"SkyValet Luggage" Web Commercial | Director of Photography | Director Dereck Hoekstra | Link
"Placer United" Web Commercial | Director of Photography | Director Damian Gordon | Link
"Pedal Lock" Web Commercial | Director of Photography & Director
"Cisco, New Frontiers" Web Commercial | MoVI Operator | Director Evan Buxbaum
"Bernie Sanders Supermajority" Refinery29 Political Spot | Gaffer | Director Kate Bolger | Link
"Ski Heavenly" Altered.LA - Commercial | Gaffer | Director The Clyde Brothers | Link-1 | Link-2
"Solar, Energy Choice Initiative" Political TV Commercial | Gaffer | Director Brian Klemesrud | Link
"Meet Your Doctor" Web Commercial | Writer, Producer/Director & Cinematographer | Link

 

Live Event

The San Francisco Marathon | Shooting Producer (7 years)
TEDx University of Nevada 2019  | Camera Operator (roving camera, main stage closeups)
Outward Bound California City Skyline Challenge | Shooting Producer (2 years)
Outward Bound Philadelphia Building Adventure | Shooting Producer (2 years)
Google Cloud Next 2018 | Producer | Client Fake Love/The New York Times
Western States Endurance Run | Shooting Producer (6 years)


 

Notable Clients

WWE • BEST BUY • ADIDAS • THE NORTH FACE • REFINERY29 • MCCANN NY • THE NEW YORK TIMES • COLUMBIA SPORTSWEAR • THE YOUNG TURKS • ALL3MEDIA • THE SAN FRANCISCO MARATHON • RAILS TO TRAILS CONSERVANCY • OUTWARD BOUND CALIFORNIA • GCN+

Skills

Camera Movement | Composition | Camera Building & Operation | Set Lighting Placement, Shaping & Rigging | Set Power Distribution | Vehicle Rigging | Virtual Production | Timelapse Photography | Editing | DIT | File Management & Post Workflow | Producing | Directing | Pre-Production | Treatment Creation | Set Design | Aerial Platform Lift Operation | Written & Verbal Communication | Learning

 

Expert Knowledge

Sony Cinema Cameras | RED DSMC2 Cinema Cameras | Panasonic Varicam LT Camera | Canon Cinema Cameras | DSLR & Mirrorless Cameras | Teradek Wireless Video TX / RX | Freefly MoVI & DJI Ronin Gimbals | Redrock Wireless Follow Focus | Zoom Audio Recorders | Final Cut Pro X | Adobe Premiere Pro | Adobe Photoshop | Adobe Lightroom