Matt Howe has worked with Jim Spione for nearly twenty years, beginning as a camera assistant on the director's SUNY Purchase thesis film Prelude. His experience as a cinematographer encompasses hundreds of educationals, corporate and music videos, commercials, numerous independent shorts, national television series, documentaries and over a dozen feature films. Mr. Howe was director of photography for Garden and The Playroom, as well as Parallel Sons. His film credits also include Desolation Angels, Bog Creatures, and Tom Luvs Maeve 4-Ever. Recent work has included shoots for The Discovery Channel's On the Inside, Fox Family's Real Scary Stories, ESPN's Outside the Lines, a CNN/Time Magazine Pilot, History Channel's American Eats, AMC's Alan Smithee, New York Unit on The Fourth Tenor starring Rodney Dangerfield, and New York Unit on A Date in Queens starring Jason Alexander.

Shooting the Farm:
A Cinematographer's Notebook