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SSGT Sanchez is easily one of the most inspiring people I've had the honor of interviewing! 
Another great project with an awesome crew led by Rod Guajardo. Cam/Ronin Op: Richard Jemal
SPIKE: Steve meets up with SSGT. Jose Luis Sanchez in San Antonio, TX.
A retired Marine who lost his leg in Afghanistan training to run the Boston Marathon.SSGT. Jose Luis Sanchez  SEASON 1 AIRED 03/30/2016

 
 

Some of the recent episodes we have filmed for television show Crime Watch Daily with Chris Hansen! It's been quite the moving experience interviewing some of the victims, victim's families, and suspects. 

CRIME WATCH DAILY: A new one-hour program covering the most compelling aspects of the world of crime, mystery and intrigue, CRIME WATCH DAILY is the very first crime show to air in daytime syndication. From unsolved murders to must-see mysteries, undercover investigations and shocking crimes caught on video, the series uncovers the stories happening in small towns around America and turns them into national headlines. The key ingredients of “Mystery, Crime and Drama” drive every episode. CRIME WATCH DAILY’s network of affiliate stations serves as an “extended newsroom,” sharing resources and using local reporters to cover the stories in local markets all over the country.
 
 
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We had a great time capturing and creating the following content for Power Output Challenge 4! We wanted to capture not only the sheer size of this event, but to hone in and capture the emotion, talent and pure intensity that these athletes demonstrate as they push their bodies to the limits. Please watch and enjoy! 
"Power Output Challenge...The fourth annual competition in San Antonio brought to you by 2 Dudes and a WOD, LLC a collaboration of Elite CrossFit and Body Armor CrossFit. Our goal is to bring the best athletes to San Antonio to not only demonstrate their talents, but to challenge and prepare them for the upcoming Open Season"
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Directed and Edited by RJemal | Cam Ops Richard Jemal & Danny Puckett
Geek Speak: This is were we geek out on the gear! We shot this on a Canon C100 (w/AF), 60fps @1080i 5D Mark III 60fps @ 720p, GoPro Hero 4 Silver. We used the DJI Ronin M with a C100 + 10-18mm efs lens and the DJI Phantom 3 Pro 4K for aerials. Addtional Support: Zacuto ZFinder, Manfrotto Video Monopod, DJI Ronin M

 
 

I had the awesome opportunity to work create this Behind The Scenes video for Chamoy Creative's shoot with San Antonio native Jojo Gonzalez, an IFBB Pro and 2015 Olympia competitor! Great time with a great team. 

"Cats, weights, abs, tacos and cameras are involved! Hope you like it!"  -Chamoy Creative
 
 
Some BTS (behind the scene) stills that I made during a recent shoot. I was shooting camera two and picked up a few stills along the way! Lot's of fun working with these guys :)  
Directed by Nico Wachter  Camera Operators: Darren Abate & Richard Jemal
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Behind The Scenes: photography by Richard Jemal

Take a look at the final product: Introduction to Enchiladas
Directed by Nico Wachter  Camera Operators: Darren Abate & Richard Jemal

Behind The Scenes: photos by Richard Jemal
 
 

Product Demo: Pilot Richard Jemal 
Created a few Instagram videos as a product demo for the DJI PHANTOM 3 and PHANTOM 2 w/GO PRO 4 BLACK. Ended up getting the Phantom 3 Pro after checking out the DJI booth and NAB 2015! A great little quad with awesome images! RAW DNG stills and 4K VIDEO! An awesome piece of gear! Check it out, we had a great time filming here at our Southtown Collective Studio and around San Antonio, TX.
 
 

We went to NAB Show 2015 in Las Vegas recently and learned quite a bit! The gear was cool, but the people were even cooler! Just a quick update: The @canonusa 11-24mm is a beast! I tried out @redrockmicro #scout and their new #Halo (awesome). Thanks @zacuto for the hands on overview, now I'm really eyeballin the #c100griprelocator.  Made some new friends and finally met some old ones IRL (in real life)! @Adorama @StephenSnavely @CinemillsTX! It was really great meeting everyone! That's it for now! 
 
 

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Director of Photography Richard Jemal
Product demo for the Nyrius Aries Pro. An awesome piece of gear to add to your kit when you need to monitor wirelessly! Check it out, we had a great time filming this at our Southtown Collective Studio. #okletsshoot #rjemal #sanantonio #videographer
 
 

A great experience meeting so many inspiring educators and innovators! We had a great time shooting this video with the team from Agilix at SXSW EDU.  #okletsshoot #rjemal #sanantonio #videographer
Director Richard Jemal

 
 

Director of Photography Richard Jemal Produced by Jay Warren, edited by Stephen Snavely, and directed by Rod Guajardo. I met and interviewed lots of great people doing great things; the mayor, the police chief, UTA professors, scientists...you name it, the list goes on.  #okletsshoot #rjemal #sanantonio #videographer
One of my favorite locations to shoot this past year was in the bakery at Mindy Lu's Pies in Arlington. Maybe it had a lot to do with the fact that they were kind enough to let me try a hot, fresh pie or maybe because it felt like I was behind the scenes of a How It's Made episode.

Here's a couple more of the videos I had fun DP'ing on! Primarily because I got to fly around the court on a DJI Ronin while the athletes played. Almost got run over a couple times, but the rush was worth it! And those cars were amazing!