Screen capture from Caution: A zombie classic.

Caution!: A zombie classic

Fiction, Film & Video, Home, Uncategorized

Welcome to my work from freshman year of college also known as Spring 2011 Cinema Production 1 taught by Joshua Bonnetta.

A couple of my portraits.

Rethinking Instagram

Home, Thoughts, Uncategorized

Over the months I have written a few posts about how Instagram is bad for photojournalists and how it really shouldn’t be used. However, that is a very specific viewpoint to write from and I feel like I didn’t give Instagram a fair chance.

Rally coverage down in DC

Journalism, Photography, Uncategorized

This past weekend was the Forward on Climate rally in Washington D.C. I was fortunate enough to cover it for The Ithacan. So, myself and a staff of 4 other reporters, photographers and videographers headed to D.C. to check it out. It was a great time, here are some quick shots.

Fire at The State Street Diner

Photojournalism: Fire at the State Street Diner

Journalism, Journalism, Photography, Photography

Selections of my photojournalism will also appear from time to time. This is how I am introducing this new section on this site. Hope you enjoy! Here is the first image, a personal favorite.

Fire at The State Street Diner

Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012 — Stuart Prineas, an electrical contractor, examines the damage from a fire Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012 at the State Street Diner. The diner caught fire at about 4:30 p.m. from what local authorities believe to have been faulty wiring, however the investigation is still ongoing.
Shawn Steiner/The Ithacan

We Are Scientists performed in Emerson Suites at Ithaca College and during the last song, "After Hours," they called the crowd up to join them on stage. I managed to get right there with the band.

Concert shoot: We Are Scientists

Concerts, Photography

A couple months ago the indie rock band We Are Scientists performed at Ithaca College. Here are some of my photographs.

We Are Scientists performed in Emerson Suites at Ithaca College and during the last song, “After Hours,” they called the crowd up to join them on stage.

Sophomore Ryan Bince and junior Shaza Elsheshtawy get excited in the front row of the concert.

Perfect Timing

‘Perfect Timing': my first real short

Fiction, Film & Video

My first real short film with quality production vaules, Perfect Timing. Enjoy. Please click through to see in full quality.

Perfect Timing

A reflection on the thoughts following the loss of a loved one.

Director, Writer, Producer – Shawn Steiner

Cast (in order of appearance)
Christopher…Kristofer Stensland
Lily……………Tess Wolgemuth
Ashley……….Kelin Daugherty
Ryan………….Canon Brownell

Editor – Scott Owsley
Audio – Alex Mason
Production Assistant – Gautam Singhani

Original Music by Will Gelder