About Keir

Image: Keir Johnson shooting for the Travel Channel in Washington DC

Shooting for The Travel Channel in Washington D.C.

 Shooting for Discovery+ in Florida

Keir Johnson is a Director of Photography, Camera Operator, Producer/Shooter, and FAA 107 Drone Pilot based in the Washington DC and Baltimore, Maryland area.

Keir has 15+ years experience working all over the country in broadcast television and media with an emphasis on non-fiction, unscripted, reality, documentary and action sports style productions.  Keir's work has been seen on channels like Discovery Networks, National Geographic and A&E, as well as streamers like Netflix and Discovery+.  Keir is a graduate of The University Of Maryland, College Park with a major in Cinema Studies.

Recent projects include:

- Director of Photography and Drone Pilot for Netflix series "Titletown High"

- Producer/Shooter and Drone Pilot for several upcoming Discovery+ series

- Producer/Shooter and Drone Pilot for MotorTrend series "Fastest Cars in the Dirty South"

- Camera Operator for VICE TV documentary "Bernie Blackout"

- Producer/Shooter for A&E/Lifetime series "Live PD: Women On Patrol"

- Director of Photography and Drone Pilot for MotorTrend series "Junkyard Empire"

- Camera Operator for episodes of The National Geographic Channel shows "Star Talk", "Chain of Command", "Continent 7" and the "Explorer" series

Keir spent time living in Turkey shooting documentary projects for a Turkish production company.  He's also shot overseas in Portugal, Greece and Cyprus.

Keir specializes in using digital cinematography equipment from Sony, CanonArri, BlackmagicGoPro, DJI and other leading brands.
 

Image: Camp Woodward Skateboarding