© 2019 Hemlock Films LLC | Rob Johnson




Director of Photography/Camera Operator

Farm Sanctuary: The Power of Sanctuary, Onslot Creative

Cherry Pie: Short Film, If Not Now When Productions

Man of Joy: Digital Series (Post Production), Hemlock Films

On the Line: Digital Series (Post Production), Horowitz Group



Director of Photography/Camera Operator


Oxygen: Killer Motive, NBC Peacock Productions

Investigation Discovery: The Last Goodbye, Entertainment One

Flip Your Ballot: New York Voter Commercial, Viney Group

My First Time: Voter PSA, We Stand United 

NASCAR: Charlotte Roval 400 Playoffs Promos, Boomshot

Google Archives: Stonewall 2018, Flies Collective

Mean Girls on Broadway: Dressing Room Tour, Apartment Therapy

Steve Madden: Self Made Digital Campaign, Onslot Creative

MSNBC: Headliners: Michael Cohen, NBC Peacock Productions

Body Armor: Behind the Scenes with Kristaps Porzingis

Dana Fuchs at Brooklyn Bowl: Concert Film

Proctor and Gamble: Digital Giving Campaign, Bliss Media

Novo Nordisk: Interactive Digital, Onslot Creative

JED: 2018 Gala, Onslot Creative

Limits of Dissent: Vegan Parade Documentary, Vale Films

Now What Digital Research: NFL Fan Avidity Study




Director of Photography/Camera Operator

MaddMan The Steve Madden Story: Documentary, Onslot Creative

The Hard Up: Feature Film (post production) Takes All Kinds Pictures

Bio Interviews: A&E, Human Interest Films

Death Row Chronicles: BET, Entertainment One Reality

Farm Sanctuary: Documentary, Onslot Creative

Limits of Dissent: Documentary, Vale Productions

Airswap Token Launch: Documentary Short, Futurism Studios

Ford Amphitheater: Coney Island Sizzle, Rooftop2 Productions

Investigation Discovery: Diabolical, Lion Television

STOMP Out Bullying: National Campaign, Flint & Steel

JED Foundation: Suicide Awareness Campaign, Onslot Creative

Steve Madden: Self Made Campaign, Onslot Creative

Steve Madden: Music Series featuring PVRIS, Onslot Creative

Apartment Therapy Digital Studios: ForRent.com Branded Testimonials

Apartment Therapy Digital Studios: Bed Bath and Beyond Branded Makeover

Apartment Therapy Digital Studios: New York City Micro Apartment Tour Series

Now What Digital Research: Generation Z Market Study

DTG Consulting: Digital Rebrand, Iron Paper Digital Agency

Omega One Interviews: Documentary Short, Futurism Studios

Investigation Discovery: Murder in Lehigh Valley, NBC Peacock Productions

Adult Scooter: Music Video, Union Bridge Films 


Set Electrician/Lamp Operator

Sneaky Pete: Amazon Series, Mesquite Productions

Camera Operator

Lays Potato Chips: Do Us A Flavor Campaign, Cutaway Creative Agency



Director of Photograhy

Investigation Discovery: Shadow of Doubt, Stephen David Entertainment

Price Waterhouse Coopers: Industry Voices, PWC Media

ReadWorks: Article A Day, Readworks Media

Apartment Therapy: Soapwalla, AT Media

Zagat: Lemon Ice King of Corona, Juice Groove Productions

Deloitte Greenhouse: Essence of Greenhouse, The Glossary

Investigation Discovery: True Crime with Aphrodite Jones, NBC Peacock Productions

Better Homes and Gardens: Aerial Yoga, Meredith Corporation

Long Island Lights: Pilot Episode, Scordio Productions

Brooklyn Rodeo: Music Video, The Paisley Fields

STEM Girls Prep: Documentary, Onslot Creative

AARP: 99 Ways to Save, AARP Studios



Camera Operator

CBS Sports: Triumph Games, ITN

NBC: Dateline, NBCUniversal 



Investigation Discovery: The Vanishing, Sirens Media




Director of Photography

Bud Light: Up For Whatever Commercial, Onslot Creative/Rooftop2 Productions

Juilliard Open Studios: Artist and Instrument, Wheelhouse Creative

Allure Magazine: Behind the Scenes with Demi Lovato, Onslot Creative

Allure Magazine: Behind the Scenes with Emma Roberts, Onslot Creative

The Battery Conservancy: Seaglass Carousel Documentary, Battery Conservancy

Women's Health Magazine: Hamptons Takeover, Hudsun Media

Smart Water: Up Up Up Series, Hudsun Media
Fitness Magazine: Anna Kaiser Workout, Meredith Corporation

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: Cliff Notes: On the Job, Channel One News

Citizen Mars Documentary: Stateless Media

Allure Magazine: Behind the Scenes with Salma Hayek, Onslot Creative

Keds Shoes: DoSomething.Org Brave Life Project, Onslot Creative 

Comedy Central: Key & Peele Promo, Stauss & Quint

Discovery Asia: Wild Cards Documentary, Monstrou Studio

Medisync: ABC/ITN/Lincoln Square Productions

Mental Health America: ABC/ITN/Lincoln Square Productions

HGTV: The Dutchmen, Zone 3

Tiny Backpack: Music Video, Union Bridge Films


Camera Operator

Investigation Discovery: Hate in America Series, NBC Peacock Productions

Steve Madden Music: Grimes, Onslot Creative

Time Inc: Behind the Scenes with Stephen Colbert, Time Video

Fox News: Campus Court Documentary, Noa Productions

Borrego Solar: City of North Adams E Street Solar Project, Oct28 Productions

Allure Magazine: Behind the Scenes with Jessica Alba, Onslot Creative

Steve Madden Music: Lion Babe, Onslot Creative

iHeart Radio: Sam Hunt, Clear Channel Communications



Investigation Discovery: In the Line of Fire, Atlas Media/Golden Age Filmworks

They Might Be Giants: Good To Be Alive Music Video, TMBG




Director of Photography

NFL Fan Pass: NFL Draft 2014, NFL Network

iHeart Radio: Taylor Swift, Clear Channel Communications

Sonima Wellness: Yoga, Lifestyle and Health, Onslot Creative

Steve Madden Music: Iggy Azalia, Onslot Creative

Steve Madden Music: The Pretty Reckless, Onslot Creative

Steve Madden Music: Kimbra, Onslot Creative

Steve Madden Music: Cults, Onslot Creative

Steve Madden Shoes: Behind the Scenes Fall Preview, Onslot Creative

Steve Madden Shoes: Behind the Scenes Spring Preview, Onslot Creative


Camera Operator

Investigation Discovery: Wives with Knives, Indigo Films 

Steve Madden Documentary: 2016 Release, Onslot Creative

Jacques Pepin Honors Dinner: Torres Studios

Gilt.com: Corporate Training Video, Torres Studios



Novartis Pharmaceuticals: Corporate Videos, One Health Studios



Selected Work 2004 - 2014


Director of Photography, Field Producer

A&E: Intervention in Depth: Hillbilly Heroin, NBC Peacock Productions
The Weather Channel: Twist of Fate: Sanford Tornado, NBC Peacock Productions

The Weather Channel: Man Versus Weather Pilot, NBC Peacock Productions


Camera Operator, Field Producer

Travel Channel: Travel Like a President, NBC Peacock Productions

The Weather Channel: Weather Caught on Camera: Episode 202, NBC Peacock Productions
The Weather Channel: Weather Caught on Camera: Episode 204, NBC Peacock Productions

Channel 5 UK: Extraordinary People: Charla Nash, The Woman Who Lost Her Face, NBC Peacock Productions


Camera Operator, Associate Producer

Investigation Discovery: I’d Kill For You: Murder In Stereo, NBC Peacock Productions

Investigation Discovery: I’d Kill For You: Smoky Mountain Murder, NBC Peacock Productions

Investigation Discovery: Fatal Encounters: Road Kill, NBC Peacock Productions
Investigation Discovery: Dead of Night: Night Club Nightmare, NBC Peacock Productions
Investigation Discovery: True Crime with Aphrodite Jones: Girl Gone, NBC Peacock Productions

Investigation Discovery: True Crime with Aphrodite Jones: Loved To Death, NBC Peacock Productions



MSNBC: Caught on Camera, In the Act, NBC Peacock Productions
The Weather Channel: Storm Riders: Hurricane Irene, NBC Peacock Productions
The Weather Channel: Storm Riders: Kansas and Oklahoma Tornadoes, NBC Peacock Productions

The Weather Channel: Storm Riders: Mapleton, Iowa Tornadoes, NBC Peacock Productions
The Weather Channel: Storm Riders: Sulphur, Oklahoma Tornadoes, NBC Peacock Productions

Camera Operator, Associate Producer

Discovery Channel: Moose Attack, Pangolin Pictures
Speed Channel: Dangerous Drives: Avalanche Road, Pangolin Pictures

Speed Channel: Dangerous Drives: Urban Rescue, Pangolin Pictures

A&E: Jacked: Auto Theft Task Force, Series, Pangolin Pictures


Camera Operator, Production Coordinator, Grip

Bio: Jude Law, Pangolin Pictures

Bio: Catherine Zeta­ Jones, Pangolin Pictures

HGTV: Fun Shui Home Makeover, Pangolin Pictures


Director of Photography

TheKnot.com: Behind ­the­ scene Branded Content, The Knot Magazine
Artistry Pure White Make Up: Branded Content, N9 Productions

Hungry Traveler: Spain Pilot, Comida Productions


Camera Operator, Camera Assistant

The Maestro Upstairs: A Light in the Dark, Fine Art Documentary, Maestro Films

Strange Girls: Independent Horror Film, Mdux Pictures


Office, Set and Camera Production Assistant

Procter & Gamble: Swiffer, Bounty, Tide Commercials, Red Productions

NFL Films: Six Days to Sunday­ Bengals vs. Browns, NFL Films





DP, Director, Producer

Ellis Ashbrook Documentary: Work in Progress, Hemlock Films

A look inside a Brooklyn-based psychedelic rock band and the scene that surrounds their world


Writer, Director

Killing the Joneses: Short Film, Old Tree Park 

A dark short comedy about an accidental stabbing at a dinner party



Cold Feet: Screenplay

Two brothers return home to a small town to face a shattered family after the unexpected death of their sister





Killing the Joneses: Official Selection­ Athens International Film + Video Festival 2009

Killing the Joneses: Bronze Palm Award Mexico International Film Festival 2009

Killing the Joneses: Acquired for international distribution by Ouat Media


Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine: featured in article about the film, The Maestro Upstairs
Portsmouth Daily Times: Portsmouth Ohio, featured in article for A&E's Hillbilly Heroin

High Def Magazine: Camera work featured for Jacked: Auto Theft Task Force





Ohio University: Bachelor of Science in Communications, Minor in Film, 2004

Wrote, shot, and directed a variety of student films and television shows




Canon C300 Mark II 4K Camera Owner/Operator

Canon XC15 4K Camera

Canon Zoom Lenses

Nikon Vintage Prime Lenses (1962-1967)

Interview Lighting Kit (Arri tungsten + Westcott Spider Lite)

Sachtler Video 18 Tripod

Premiere Pro Creative Cloud