John Tindall Employment

 

Prime Time Series  
dinosaur revolution
  DINOSAUR REVOLUTION
 

TITLE: Director of Live Action/Special Effects

Developed shooting style for series, creating new devices to bring the special effects shots in on time, budget and looking fantastic!

 
Prime Time Series  
  TIME WARP NEW YORK TIMES article
 

TITLE:Director
Created on camera style of this spectacular high-speed photography series. Designed and fabricated custom lighting and camera systems for capturing hi-speed and Schlieren (refractive) photography.

 

Prime Time Series

 
  UFO HUNTERS reviews science builds
  TITLE:Science Producer, Co Host
John helps out the UFO Hunter Team with his unique take on science demonstrations. Wednesdays at 10:00pm
 
Pilot for Prime Time Series  
  MAKING HISTORY
  TITLE:Director, Producer, Host
Marking John's return to work in front of the camera. This new series follows a team of history recreators as they faithfully produce notable moments in time.
 
Prime Time Series  
  PROTOTYPE THIS! Pilot Episode
 

TITLE: Supervising Producer
Original staff-up and casting. Conceived and created sets and unique Treasure Island workshop for this revolutionary invention program.

 
Prime Time Series  
  MYTHBUSTERS
  TITLE: Supervising Producer
Developed topics and managed production on this San Francisco based show. Highlights include the Hindenberg Explosion and Pirate Myths.
 

Prime Time Series

 
  MEGA DISASTERS
  TITLE: Director of Special Effects
Created and Directed visual effects in concert with CGI artists for this highly rated television series.

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Prime Time Series  
  LIE DETECTOR
  TITLE: Director
Created the ultimate lie detection machines for Discovery program.
 
Prime Time Series  
  ANATOMY OF A BEAR ATTACK
  TITLE: Director
Extensive location and studio work in Alaska highlight this cautionary tale of Grizzly Bear maulings. A full size "Grizzly Bear" robot was created on stage to duplicate a bear mauling on Admiralty Island.
 
Prime Time Series  
  MORE THAN HUMAN
  TITLE: Director
Created on camera look and feel of cutting edge human oddity/science show with unique lighting and set design. Designed the large scale experiments that proved the science while being exciting to watch.
Prime Time Specials  
 

MONSTERS: PUT TO THE TEST

UFOS: PUT TO THE TEST

  TITLE: Director/Producer
Directed & Produced two one-hour hoax documentaries (hidden camera elements and large-scale hoaxes).
 
Prime Time Special  
  CROP CIRCLES:MYSTERIES IN THE FIELDS
  TITLE: Director/Producer
Directed & Produced one-hour special with MIT students on this dangerous art form.
 
Prime Time Series  
  RIPLEY'S : BELIEVE IT OR NOT (TBS)
  TITLE: Event Director
Produced and directed multi-camera events. Shaped production design and key style features of top rated human oddity series.
 
Two Hour Special  
  TITANIC: SECRETS REVEALED (Tribune Syndication)
  TITLE: CO-Executive Producer / Director
Two-hour special. Used digital special effects and proprietary front projection technology to enhance science expeditions to the graveyard of the great ship.
 

SpecialView: SCIENCE SHOWS

All, Recreation/Narrative, Hidden Camera, Documentary, Science

Growing up with four doctors taught John to love science and now science shows have become a fun challenge him. With a lifetime of experience and amateur study, John weaves through intricate science builds and creates exciting programs that are informative and really fun to watch.