Brooklyn, NY                                             (207) 776-0735                                           Clair@clairpopkin.com

-Scuba certification, Advanced open water certification.

-USPA Skydiving coach and C-License holder with camera flying experience.

Union:  -IATSE 600

IMDB

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Director of Photography

HBO "Jim: The James Foley story" 

Director: Brian Oakes              

**Winner: Audience award, U.S. Documentary, Sundance Film Festival 2016**  **Primetime Emmy for Exceptional Merit in Documentary Filmmaking 2016**

 

Director of Photography

National Geographic"Year Million" (Chile, U.K. & Japan segments)

Director: Mark Elijah Rosenburg

 

Director of Photography

Netflix  "Abstract the Art of Design - Tinker Hatfield"  

Director: Brian Oakes 

 

Director of Photography

BAM "Carters summer essentials"

Director: Tim Marsella

 

Director of Photography

HBO  "Becoming Warren Buffett"

Director: Peter Kunhardt

 

Director of Photography

HBO "Living with Lincoln"  

Director:  Peter Kunhardt 

 

Director of Photography

@Radical Media  “GT Academy” Season 4  (U.S. Shoots)

Director: Jeff Zwart

 

Director of Photography

Showtime  “Dark net" 

 

Additional Cinematographer (3 episodes)

Showtime “Years of Living Dangerously"

Director: Joel Bach   DP: Maryse Alberti

 

Camera operator

National Geographic  "Before the Flood"

Director: Fisher Stevens DP: Antonio Rossi

 

"B" Camera operator

 "Bleed for this" 

Director: Ben Younger   DP: Larkin Seiple

 

Camera operator

Netflix “A Very Murray Christmas"

Director: Sofia Coppola   DP: John Tanzer

 

“A” Camera operator

Picrow/Amazon “Alpha House” (Pilot)

Director: Adam Bernstein   DP: Matthew Lloyd CSC

 

"B" Camera operator

@Radical Media  “Park Bench” Seasons 1 and 2

Director: Steve Buscemi   DP: Luke McCoubrey

 

2nd Unit DP / “B” Camera operator

CMS / Walmart  "I'm a factory",   "Rush",  "Lights on"  (Olympics 2014)

Director: Simon Ratigan   DP: Bob Pendar-Hughes

 

"B" Camera operator

Feature- "The Adderall Diaries" 

Director: Pamela Romanowsky   DP: Bruce Thierry Chueng

 

"B" Camera operator

O Positive / AT&T  “Holidays”

Director: Kenny Herzog   DP: Jeff Cutter

 

Camera operator

Serial Pictures / Target  “Fashion show”

Director: Jonas Akerlund   DP: Par Ekberg

 

"B" Camera operator / Movi operator

Interrogate / Prudential  “Do what you love”

Director: Brennan Stasiewicz   DP: Joe Arcidiacono

 

"B" Camera operator

SMB Production Services / Verizon  “Billy on the street”

Director: Tim K   DP: Ed David / Zak Mulligan

 

"A" Camera operator

Tool of North America / ESPN  “Hobbit Promo”

Director: Evan Silver   DP: Ed David

 

“B” Camera operator

Moxie Firecracker Films/ HBO  “A Good Job, Stories of the FDNY”

Director: Steve Buscemi/Liz Garbus   DP: Maryse Alberti

 

Director of Photography

GuyManly/ Conveyor “Woolgatherer”

Director: Matthew Thompson

 

"B" Camera operator

Liberty Mutual/ Seftel Productions "The Responsibility Project- The Home Team”

*Selection SXSW 2014*

Director: Josh Seftel

 

Director of Photography

Reloaded films “The Ravaging”

Director: Paul Nicoletos

**HollyShorts 2013 - Official Finalist
-Action On Film Festival 2013:  Best Action Short of the Year. Best Science Fiction Short
-Miami International Science Fiction Film Festival 2014
-Selection FirstGlance Film Festival 2014
-Selection North Hollywood CineFest 2014**

 

 

Director of Photography

Knowmore Productions-   Mogwai “San Pedro”

Director: Antony Crook

 

Director of Photography

GuyManly “Reflecting”

Director: Matt Thompson

 

Director of Photography

GuyManly/Alcoholic Faith Mission “Alaska”

Director: Matt Thompson

 

Director of Photography

GuyManly/The Malpractice “Oh the Irony”

Director: Matt Thompson

 

Camera Operator

Radical Media/Discovery channel “Earth 2050- Brazil”

DP: Joe Arcidiacono

 

Camera Operator

ART21 “William Kentridge, Anything is Possible”

DP: Joel Shapiro

 

Camera Operator

Radical Media/Discovery channel “Dean of Invention”

DP: Bill Winters

 

Camera Operator

HBO/Stick Figure productions “Lily Dale”

DP: Claudia Woloshin

 

Camera Operator

SpikeTV “Fast Machines with Funkmaster Flex”

 

Camera Operator

Turn Century Pictures “Dirty Pictures”

DP: Etienne Sauret

 

2nd Unit Camera Operator

G-Unit Films- Feature “Before I Self Destruct”

Director: Curtis Jackson; DP: Bobby Eras

 

Camera Operator

The Onion News Network/IFC “Onion News Network”

DP: Chris Cannucciari

 

EDUCATION:

Ithaca College, Ithaca, New York,

•    Majored in Political Science

o Overall GPA: 3.5

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