|Dylan | Houston Warehouse District | December 2013|
|Jordyn Ashley Newman passed away in April 2013 at the young age of 21. She was my niece and I consider myself lucky to have had the time to collaborate with her creatively. I miss her greatly and as time goes by the sense of loss does not diminish.|
Photographer & Photoshop: W. Ross Wells
Hair and Make-Up: Darcie Teasley
Photographed in and around downtown Houston. Summer '09.
|Recent music video projects I've directed. A variety of genres and artists. Hope you enjoy.|
First in a series of new spots created with the promotions team at KHOU-11 News. “We Stand” is based on the words of Rain the poet. She is backed by sound design created at SugarHill Studios, and visuals directed and produced right here at Zenfilm.com. The first run was on Super Bowl Sunday 2016.
Creative Director: Dale Lockett
Writer: Rain the Poet
Producer: Rebecca C. Wells
Director: W. Ross Wells
Cinematographer: Ben Hallock
1st Assistant Camera: Graeme Periera
Gaffer: Michael Melendez
Key Grip: Billy Daniel
Artist: Anat Ronen
Location Coordinator: Mary Wallbridge
Special Locations Thanks: Bo Svensson
Make-up: Lisa Pelayo and Carol Wagner
Production Assistant: Khoi Nguyen
Production Assistant: Betsy Merino
Production Assistant: Tiye McKethen
Production & Post: Zenfilm
Editor and Telecine: W. Ross Wells
Audio Post Production: SugarHill Recording Studios
Audio Engineer: Cody Franz
Filmmaker, Photographer, Musician and Dad. Owner of Zenfilm, a film and HD production and post production company located in America's 4th largest city, Houston, TX.|
I direct national and regional TV commercials, music videos, and branded video content. I consult on viral media deployment strategies. I write music. I eat my breakfast.
I am colaborating with BFF and Record Producer Dan Workman (ZZ Top, Beyonce, Smashmouth) of SugarHill Recording Studios on a number of music and film fusion projects.
I am also collaborating with New England's Rat Pak Records to create music videos for their ever-expanding roster of hard rock recording artists.
Current Residence: Houston
deviantWEAR sizing preference: Large
Print preference: Canvas
Favourite genre of music: Rock
Favourite style of art: Conceptual
Operating System: Mac OS X 10.9.x
MP3 player of choice: iPhone 5S
Shell of choice: Nautilus
Wallpaper of choice: Dairy
Skin of choice: Moist
Favourite cartoon character: Evil Clown
Personal Quote: Never do the same thing over and over hoping for different results.