Ricardo Jacques Galé

Director of Photography

Roger Corman gave Ricardo his first shot as a DP and he hasn't looked back since. With over 25 features on his resumé (and 30 more as Steadicam or 2nd Unit DP), Ricardo has worked around the world while winning awards for his body of work. He is experienced with HD including the Viper, the Sony 900 and Panasonic Varicam and the new RED.

Ricardo has shot commercials for Harley Davidson, Hyundai, Jenny Craig, Reebok, Carrier, Bloomingdale's, and Lucky Jeans. He has worked with directors that include Cozmo Zitani and Rupert Wainwright. He has also shot music videos for Tom Petty, M.C. Hammer, and Laura Brannigan. Ricardo's projects have won numerous awards including the François Chalais Award at the Cannes Film Festival and the International Critics Award at the Toronto Film Festival. Ricardo has shot in Europe, the Middle East, South America and across the nation.