Welcome to Lighting by Dan Kinsley

EXPERIENCE

  

*35  years designing lighting for theatre, opera, dance & television


*30  years designing lighting for television


*22  years staff at ABC-TV Network (NYC)


*4  National Emmy Awards for Lighting Direction


*8  National Emmy Award nominations for Lighting Direction


*  Experienced in lighting high definition television, video blue screen,  

             chromakey/ultamat, film


* Studio and location experience


*  Familiar with tungsten, HMI, LED, fluorescent


*  Based in New York metropolitan area


*  Available now

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AWARDS

 

2009 – National Emmy Award for Outstanding Lighting Direction for a Drama 

                           Series  ALL MY CHILDREN

2008 - National Emmy Award for Outstanding Lighting Direction for a Drama

                           Series  ALL MY CHILDREN

2007 – National Emmy Award Nomination for Outstanding Lighting Direction for a 

                          Drama Series  ALL MY CHILDREN

2000 – National Emmy Award Nomination for Outstanding Lighting Direction for a 

                         Drama Series  ALL MY CHILDREN

1997 – National Emmy Award Nomination for Outstanding Lighting Direction for a

                         Drama Series  ALL MY CHILDREN

1995 – National Emmy Award Nomination for Outstanding Lighting Direction for a 

                         Drama Series  ALL MY CHILDREN

1994 – National Emmy Award Nomination for Outstanding Lighting Direction for a 

                        Drama Series  ALL MY CHILDREN

1990 – National Emmy Award for Outstanding News & Documentary Lighting  

                       Design

                       PRIMETIME LIVE WITH DIANE SAWYER AND SAM DONALDSON

1990 – National Emmy Award for Outstanding News & Documentary Lighting  

                       Design

                THIS WEEK WITH DAVID BRINKLEY “Live at the Houston Economic Summit”



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Credits

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2019


ESPN GET UP , FIRST TAKE, HIGH NOON, 

                and AROUND THE HORN 

                Lighting Design by Bruce Ferri                                       South Street Studio, NYC

ENHANCED LIGHTING DIRECTOR                                           ABC News, NYC


2018

ESPN GET UP, FIRST TAKE, NIGH NOON,

                 and AROUND THE HORN

                 Lighting Design by Bruce Ferri                                       South Street Studio, NYC

ENHANCED LIGHTING DIRECTOR                                           ABC News, NYC


2017

American Tour of SUNRISE (Australian Morning Show)   San Francisco, Las Vegas, 

                                                                                                                            Forth Worth,  New   Orleans

FOX NEWS COVERAGE of Trump Address to Congress   Wash. D.C.

                    for Lighting Design Group (LDG)                              

PEN NETWORK Fan Forum Survivor Episodes                   Time, Inc.., NYC

ENHANCED LIGHTING DIRECTOR                                           ABC News, NYC                   


2016

FOX NEWS COVERAGE for HOFSTRA PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE for LDG

                                                                                                                             Hofstra Univ. NY

FOX NEWS COVERAGE of DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION for LDG

                                                                                                                             Philadelphia, PA

ESPN AROUND THE HORN for Ferri Lighting Design Associates (FLDA)

                        Bruce Ferri Designer                                                       Times Square Studio, NYC

FOX NEWS COVERAGE for NEW HAMPSHIRE PRIMARY for LDG 

                                                                                                                               Fox News

ENHANCED LIGHTING DIRECTOR (Lighting, Video, Camera)  

                                                                                                                               ABC News, NYC


2015

ESPN AROUND THE HORN for FLDA                                         Times Square Studio, NYC

ENHANCED LIGHTING DIRECTOR                                           ABC News, NYC                                           

2014

ESPN OLBERMANN and AROUND THE HORN for FLDA  

                                                                                                                             Times Square Studio, NYC

ENHANCED LIGHTING DIRECTOR                                            ABC News, NYC

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2013

ESPN OLBERMANN for FLDA                                                             Times Square Studio, NYC

ESPN SPORTSCENTER for SUPER BOWL 

      Lighting by Bruce Ferri                                                                     Times Square Studio, NYC

ALL MY CHILDREN for Prospect Park Network                        CT Film Center

ENHANCED LIGHTING DIRECTOR                                               ABC News, NYC

2012

LOCATION LIGHTING DESIGNER for

       ROMNEY PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN for LDG              NOVEMBER 2012

BIG MORNING BUZZ LIVE 

       Lighting Design by Tom Kenny                                                     VH1, NYC

ESPN HOST DESK at US OPEN TENNIS for FLDA                Tennis Center, Queens

NH REPUBLICAN PRIMARY for LDG

       Lighting Design by Dennis Size                                                    FOX NEWS

ENHANCED LIGHTING DIRECTOR                                              ABC News, NYC

2011

BIG MORNING BUZZ LIVE 

        Lighting Design by Tom Kenny                                                VH1 , NYC

ESPN HOST DESK at US TENNIS OPEN for FLDA             Tennis Center, Queens

ENHANCED LIGHTING  for

       WORLD NEWS TONIGHT, WEEKEND WORLD NEWS, 

       20/20, WEEKEND GMA, THIS WEEK ,

        WORLD NEWS NOW  

                                                                                                                              ABC News, NYC

   

2010

ESPN COLLEGE SCOREBOARD                                                      Time Square Studio, NYC

NIGHTLINE                                                                                                  ABC News, NYC

WORLD NEWS WEEKEND                                                                 ABC News, NYC


2009 - 2006

ALL MY CHIILDREN                                                                               ABC

         2008 & 2009 Emmy Awards for

         Outstanding Lighting in a Drama Series


2005-2002

WORLD NEWS TONIGHT                                                                ABC News, NYC

20/20 with BARBARA WALTERS                                                 ABC News, NYC

PRIMETIME LIVE with DIANE SAWYER                                   ABC News, NYC

2005 PRESIDENTIAL INAUGURATION                              ABC News, NYC   

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1998

ONCE IN THE LIFE 

               Starring and Directed by Laurence FIshburne       Lions Gate Films

1999 - 1997

ALL MY CHILDREN                                                                              ABC 

1996

20/20 with BARBARA WALTERS                                                ABC News, NYC

WIDE WORLD OF SPORTS

           with FRANK GIFFORD & ROBIN ROBERTS         ABC Sports, NYC

PRIMETIME LIVE with DIANE SAWYER                                  ABC News, NYC

ONE LIFE TO LIVE                                                                               ABC


1995 - 1991

 ALL MY CHILDREN                                                                            ABC

1991 - 1989

PRIMETIME LIVE 

               with DIANE SAWYER & SAM DONALDSON           ABC News, NYC

         1990 Emmy Award for Outstanding  

                News & Documentary  Lighting Design                                         

NYC MARATHON with JIM MCKAY                                     ABC Sports, NYC

A LINE IN THE SAND with Peter Jennings                            ABC News, NYC 

THIS WEEK WITH DAVID BRINKLEY                                        ABC News. NYC

          1990 Emmy Award for Outstanding 

                 News & Documentary  Lighting Design

1989 - 1988

GOOD MORNING AMERICA                                                         ABC 

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1987

ONE LIFE TO LIVE                                                                                ABC

1985-1984

WNET NIGHT OF A 100 STARS 

             Assistant to Ralph Holmes                                                  RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL

 DANCE IN AMERICA                                                                        

            Assistant to Ralph Holmes                                                   LINCOLN CENTER

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EDUCATION

Master of Fine Arts in Lighting Design and Theatrical

            Scenic Design                                                                                 New York University/Tisch


Bachelor of Arts Theatre Major/Art History Minor           SUNY New Paltz

                                         

UNION AFFILIATION

IATSE/UNITED SCENIC ARTIS LOCAL 829

NABET LOCA 16

CINEMATOGRAPHERS GUILD LOCAL 600


VOLUNTEER

Suffern Hose Company Dept. 16 

           Firefighter and eBoard Trustee                                               SUFFERN, NY

Hudson Cove Yacht Club

           Quartermaster                                                                                   HAVERSTRAW, NY



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