Ryan Balton

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2019Jib Operator
Live Event
Highwire Live in Times Square with Nik WallendaABC
2019Jib Operator
Television / TV
Tony AwardsCBS
2019Steadicam Operator
Television / TV
VICE Live
Joe Perota
VICELAND
2019Steadicam Operator
Film (Docu)
Bruce Springsteen: Western Stars
Thom Zimny
TV Tech
2019Techno Jib Assist
Television / TV
Dave Chappelle: Sticks & Stones
Stan Lathan
Netflix
2018 - 2019Jib Operator
Television / TV
NBC's New Year's Eve
Ryan Polito
NBC Universal
2018 - 2019Steadicam Operator
Television / TV (News)
Good Morning AmericaABC
2018Jib Assist
Live Event
Steve Martin and Martin Short: A Night You Will Forget For The Rest of Your Life
Marcus Raboy
Netflix
2018Techno Jib Assist
Live Event
On the Record: 5 Seconds of SummerApple Music
2018Steadicam Operator
Television / TV
Total Request Live (TRL)
Julie LoRusso
MTV
2018Jib Operator
Live Event
Formula E – Brooklyn ePrixAurora Media
2018Techno Jib Assist
Live Event
Amy Schumer Netflix Special
Marcus Raboy
Netflix
2018Jib Operator
Television / TV
Red Nose Day
Ryan Polito
NBC Universal
2018Steadicam Operator
Television / TV
People's Choice Awards
Louis J. Horvitz
E!
2018Steadicam Operator
Television / TV (News)
Your Voice Your Vote 2018: Midterm Elections
Jeff Winn
ABC
2018Jib Operator
Live Event
GRAMMY Saltue to Elton John
Leon Knoles
Ken Ehrlich Productions
2018Steadicam Operator
Live Event
GRAMMY Awards
Louis J. Horvitz
Ken Ehrlich Productions
2017Jib Operator
Television / TV
Dr. OzABC
2017Jib Operator
Television / TV
Ink MasterSpike
2016 - 2017Jib Operator
Live Event
New Year's Eve in Times Square
Julie LoRusso
Kent Gordis Productions
2017Jib Operator
Television / TV
Sesame StreetHBO
2017Jib Operator
Live Event
Hand in Hand: Hurricane Relief Telethon
Don Mischer
ABC
2016Jib Operator
Television / TV
The Simpsons
Paul Penolino
HBO
2016Jib Operator
Live Event
Dana Carvey: Straight White Male, 60Netflix
2016Jib Operator
Television / TV
The Simpsons
Bob McKinnion
True Entertainment
2016Jib Operator
Television / TV
The SimpsonsLifetime
2016Jib Operator
Television / TV
The SimpsonsABC
2016Jib Operator
Television / TV
Tracy Morgan: Stayin' Alive
Ryan Polito
Netflix
2016Jib Operator
Television / TV
Real Housewives of Atlanta reunion
Alex Coletti
True Entertainment
2016Jib Assist
Television / TV
Democratic Candidates Debate, New HampshireMSNBC
2011 - 2016Jib, Steadicam, Camera operator
Television / TV
SportsCenter
Various
ESPN
2011 - 2016Jib, Steadicam, Camera operator
Television / TV
Baseball TonightESPN
2011 - 2016Jib, Steadicam, Camera operator
Television / TV
NFL LiveESPN
2015Jib Assist
Television / TV
New Year's Eve Game Night with Andy Cohen
Don Roy King
NBC Universal
2015Jib operator
Television / TV
The Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris
Glenn Weiss
NBC Universal
2015Jib operator
Live Event
The Walking Dead season 6 premiere
Alex Coletti
AMCTV
2015Jib operator
Live Event
Comedy Central Presents Nikki Glaser
Ryan Polito
Comedy Central
2015Jib operator
Television / TV
David Tutera's CELEBrationsWe TV
2015Jib operator
Live Event
W. Kamau Bell Live
Morgan Spurlock
Showtime
2015Jib assist
Live Event
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
Ron de Moraes
NBC Universal
2015Jib assist
Live Event
Made in America festival
Ryan Coletti
ESM
2013 - 2015Jib operator
Live Event
The Village Halloween ParadeNY1
2015Utility
Television / TV
The Wiz LIVE!NBC Universal
2015Jib tech
Television / TV
Katie FfordeZDF Germany
2014Jib assist
Live Event
Inauguration of NYC Mayor Bill de BlasioNYC Mayor's Office
2009 - 2014Jib assist
Television / TV
Thanksgiving Parade on CBSCBS
2013Co-producer, editor, additional photography
Documentary
We Were Quiet Once
Laura Beachy
LEB Productions
2008 - 2012Utility
Television / TV
ESPN College Basketball and FootballESPN
2010 - 2011Camera operator
Television / TV
ESPN College FootballESPN
2011Production assistant
Television / TV
Dead FilesPBS Nova
2010Handheld camera operator
Live Event
Block Party: Drake and N.E.R.D.Syracuse University Union
2010Production assistant
Television / TV
Forensics on TrialPBS Nova
2009Jib assist
Television / TV
The Celebrity Apprentice FinaleNBC Universal
2008Jib assist
Television / TV
62nd Annual Tony Awards
Glenn Weiss
CBS
2008Jib assist
Television / TV
Inside the NFLShowtime
2008Jib assist
Documentary
The Genographic ProjectNational Geographic
2008Jib tech assist
Television / TV
Rescue MeFX
2006Jib assist
Documentary
Throw it Down: The Movie
John Maher
John Thomas Kelly Productions
2005Jib assist
Television / TV
Game TimeTV Land
2004Jib assist
Film (Feature)
Gettysburg: Three Days of DestinyRob Child and Associates
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2011General manager, CitrusTVSyracuse University

    Equipment

    I own (and can operate):
    Stanton Jimmy Jib Triangle
    I can operate:
    Steadicam

    About me

    Following a generation of Baltons in the film and television industry, I have over 10 years of experience as a jib assist and camera operator, 5 years as a jib operator, and 3 years as a Steadicam operator. I have a bachelor's degree in Television, Radio, Film from Syracuse University.

    Referees

    Available on request

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Interested in
    • Arts
    • Biography
    • Business
    • Childrens
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Competition/Gameshow
    • Cookery
    • Corporate
    • Digital/Online Campaigns
    • Documentary
    • Drama Reconstruction
    • ENG/Outside Broadcast
    • Environmental
    • Film (Feature)
    • Film (LB)
    • Film (Short)
    • Health
    • Home Renovation TV
    • Horror
    • Investigative
    • Live Daytime
    • Live TV
    • Magazine
    • Mobile Phone Content
    • Motoring
    • Music
    • Music Promo
    • Natural History
    • News & Current Affairs
    • Reality TV
    • Sport
    • Teaching
    • Television
    • Travel
    • Wildlife
    • Youth TV
    Experienced in
    • Arts
    • Business
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Competition/Gameshow
    • Corporate
    • Digital/Online Campaigns
    • Documentary
    • Drama Reconstruction
    • ENG/Outside Broadcast
    • Film (LB)
    • Film (Short)
    • Home Renovation TV
    • Investigative
    • Live Daytime
    • Live TV
    • Magazine
    • Mobile Phone Content
    • Music
    • Music Promo
    • News & Current Affairs
    • Reality TV
    • Sport
    • Television
    • Travel
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Own a car?
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard