10Jan

The Flashlight That Could Change The World (ABC News)

Produced for ABC NEWS. Published for Feb. 25, 2014. Ann Makosinski was just another teenager with another science project when she joined her local science fair in Victoria, Canada, last year. Her invention, a flashlight that is powered solely from hand heat, took second place at the competition.But had Ann left her […]

Produced, shot and edited for the Columbia Journalism Review. July 2011. An examination of Israel’s photojournalism apparatus and its coverage of the weekly demonstrations by Palestinians in East Jerusalem and the West Bank. Credits: Camera, Producer, Editor.    

12Jan

The Medicare Swindle (Reuters)

Produced for Reuters TV. Published December 21, 2011. How can criminals use a UPS store, an apartment complex, and a rural barn in Tennessee to bill Medicare for phony medical treatments? In this latest installment of Reuters’ Shell Games series, special correspondent Brian Grow gets to the bottom of a […]

11Jan

Egypt: Casting My First Vote (Reuters)

Produced for Reuters TV. June 15, 2012. Egypt’s first presidential election poll took place in May 2012. I shadowed Mohamed Hassan, a 27-year-old office worker, during those two historic days. Credits: Camera, Producer, and Editor.

07Dec

Jihad Jane, Part I (Reuters)

Produced for Reuters TV. Dec. 9, 2012. Colleen LaRose, an American woman who called herself Jihad Jane online, was arrested in 2009 for plotting to kill Swedish cartoonist Lars Vilks. Reuters investigative correspondent John Shiffman chronicles LaRose on her to journey to jihad, beginning with her abusive childhood. This first […]

06Dec

Jihad Jane, Part II (Reuters)

Produced for Reuters TV. Edited by Christian Lesperance. Dec. 10, 2012. Colleen LaRose, an American who became radicalized online, plotted to kill Swedish artist Lars Vilks, whom she believed blasphemed the Prophet Mohammad. LaRose’s mission would take her to Ireland, where she wanted to train for her jihad. Read the […]

14Oct

“Little America,” a tiny town caught in the middle of a war (featuring David Rohde)

Produced for Reuters TV. Published June 1, 2012. In 2004, Reuters Columnist David Rohde discovered the largest development project in Afghanistan’s history, a town nicknamed “Little America.” Rohde documented his subsequent trips with a handheld video camera. The town’s story — and what it says about America’s role and future […]

26Sep

Love on a real train / Cairo

In May 2012, I travelled to Egypt to cover the presidential election for Reuters TV. I fell in love with Cairo, and for fun, made this video for the friends and subjects I met there. Music by Tangerine Dream. Credits: camera and editor.

26Sep

The Ritual (Full Length)

Directed and edited by Andrew Lampard. Camera by Christopher Bobyn and Andrew Lampard. Ilia Yefimovich is an Israeli freelance photojournalist. Each Friday, he drives to either East Jerusalem or the West Bank and covers Palestinian demonstrations. Most days, nothing out of the ordinary happens: kids throw stones, the border police […]

26Sep

Egypt: From hope to harsh reality in one month

Produced for Reuters TV. Published June 18, 2012. This video time capsule shows the optimism leading up to Egypt’s first, free presidential election in its history. But, in the weeks that followed, the parliament was dissolved and the military’s power expanded, dashing the hopes of Egypt’s young voters. Credits: camera, […]