Broadcast Cameraperson - Cinematographer - Movi Operator
Michael Lamarra is a New York based Cameraman who specializes in Broadcast Television, Documentary, and Narrative. He started his interest in video at the age of 12, learning the basics of lighting and editing from Philadelphia Tatoo-Bride Photographer, Mike Allebach. He practiced controlling remote cameras, learning 2D/3D animation, and editing weddings all through school. He then continued his education into Narrative and Documentary at Hunter College, and made contacts in the Network News world where he learned to refine his lighting and audio skills along with camera work. He now works full time as a cameraman for the major networks including ABC, NBC, CBS, alongside private clients like Deutsche Bank, Maersk, or the NYPD.
Michael also blends his camera work with his skills in outdoor adventure to capture the natural world and exciting exploration. He is an expanding outdoor Rock Climber and Mountaineer that looks to capture the idea of human immersion in the rugged parts of our world.