ben dolphin’s bio

"I want to create beauty and excitement, transforming the familiar into the miraculous."

Ben brings to his work a rich amalgam of crafts.  His film work encompasses live action and special effects tabletop photography, including gold & diamond jewelry, cosmetics, fashion/beauty, food and especially liquids. He is an expert in Hi-Speed Photosonics & HD Digital Camera operation & Unilux lighting. He is also a Certified Steadicam Operator experienced with computerized motion control cameras and rigs. Additionally, Ben’s skills include lighting for Broadway, museums, international festivals and dance concerts.

A powerful sense of moving composition and energy characterize his work. His dance background makes him a consummate and subtle camera operator. Sensitive and robust, he generates a focused and often inspired performance from the talent and the crew. In addition, he practices and teaches Ashtanga Yoga and Tai Chi Chuan and is a Certified Advanced Reiki Practitioner.