For over a decade Chris has worked as an independent artist. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Maryland at Baltimore County, with a degree in Visual Arts. Recently, Chris has worked as a cinematographer on a Miller High Life commercial starring Lou Diamond Phillips, a set of TV commercials for Shore Health, and an offical selection at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival, the feature film "These Amazing Shadows". While living in Los Angeles, Chris edited the feature film, Confessions of a Pit Fighter, a Lionsgate release, starring Armand Assante and Oscar nominee John Savage, directed by martial arts master Art Camacho. Recently, he produced and edited the feature film, Short Track, written and directed by Marie Hopkins. He has also worked as a director of photography on the films Rocket Men, Short Track, and many other music video, documentary, corporate, and film projects. Chris recently moved back to Maryland with his wife and daughter, so that his daughter could grow up know her grandparents and family.