Shane P. Crosland, is a 29 year old Director, Writer, Cinematographer, Assistant Camera, Editor, and Filmmaker, from Boulder, Colorado (USA), currently residing in Byron Bay, New South Wales (AUS).
Over the past 8 years, Shane has worked with a number of huge international brands and names including Warren Miller Entertainment, Toy Machine, X-Games, Burton, O'Neill, Nikon, Snowboarder Magazine, Concrete Wave, Loaded Longboards, Active Interest Media, Australia Macadamia, Pedestrian TV, Kita Alexander, and Dope Lemon just to name a few. Shane has also had the opportunity to travel to locations such as Europe, South East Asia, Canada, and several regions of the United States and Australia for film productions and for travel to furthermore gain more life experience in order to write/create fascinating stories. His style as a director is guided by surrealism and experimentalism, while remaining rooted in French New Wave and dry comedy techniques.
Shane holds the knowledge of camera use from Super 8mm, 16mm, and 35mm analog film formats, cinematic DSLR/mirrorless cameras, industry heavyweights such as RED and ARRI, and DJI's drone technology. He also excels in Adobe Suite's products from Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop, Character Animation, DaVinci Suite, AVID, and many more programs.
In 2020, Shane also started his own brand, SONIK-INO, with other creatives in the Byron Bay area as well as the USA. The structure is multi-faced, targeting film production and also acting as a music label, thriving on the essence of inclusion, and giving other artists in these industries a voice through extensive collaboration and creation.
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