NYC Film and Music Video Director

Art Direction

flour powder throwing photography

Photography Experiments with Powder

I was recently hired to manage the throwing of powder on a photoshoot. I’ve worked with pigments and powder before, but not yet in this quantity or throwing it right into the air– onto surfaces such as canvas, yes, or rubbing on my own body, but not straight up chucking the stuff. So pre-shoot, I decided that it’d be a good idea to practice a bit on my own and try Read More

director of photography Lee Milby

Paintings for Film, 48 Hour Film Project NYC

I was hired by a director who wished to participate in the 2014, 48 hour film fest. The film happened to end up with an artist as a protagonist, so I was able to contribute many things the production in terms of props and set dressing. Going into this, I really had no idea what to expect. But it sounded fun and the competition was something that I’d always wanted to Read More

drug paraphenalia props

Art Direction and Film Set Dressing for Drug Den

Drug den set in all its glory. Art Direction by Lee Milby. Recently, I was hired by Director Ryan Halazs for an upcoming music video with Carl Man. Based on the script and treatment, I immediately had a strong vision of what the bad guy’s drug den should look like. I started sketching out ideas for lighting positioning and composition, and luckily the location we chose (Art Factory in Patterson, NJ) had Read More