Baron Visuals is a visual content creation company, formed to help communities and companies engage their audience with the power of visual storytelling. What do we mean when we talk about story? We are not just referring to the simple act of recounting events, that is easy. We are talking about the ability to capture emotion, and about guiding your audience on a journey, a journey that changes perceptions and ultimately changes lives.
We want to show off our experience and story telling talents to capture your audience and share your story.
Chris BaronDirector, Cinematographer
Chris Baron is passionate about visual storytelling, over the past 15 years he has worked as director and cinematographer on many television and documentary productions, including the Emmy Winning documentary series, Intervention, and the Oscar nominated documentary, Food, Inc. Chris is uniquely adept at story telling thanks to years of experience collaborating with some of the best storytellers in the business, including Oscar winning directors Jessica Yu, and Jessica Sanders, and well as Oscar nominated director Robert Kenner, and the esteemed documentary filmmaker, Stacy Peralta.
James Allen SmithDirector, Editor
James Allen Smith is a director and editor with a passion for crafting a story. His recent documentary feature Floored was a rare look into the life and times of the trading floors. Floored received praise in many of the world’s leading finance media outlets including The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, CNBC, Barron’s, BusinessWeek and Bloomberg. James served as a principal writer and editor for the A&E Emmy nominated television documentary series Hoarders. In addition to his television work, James is active in the documentary community as a director, producer, editor and consultant.
Doug IrvineProject Manager
Doug Irvine has 18 years of professional experience as a cinematographer and editor. He’s worked for international, national, and local clients from NHK Japan to National Geographic and ABC News. His projects have won nine regional Emmy awards, and he’s earned 2nd place in the New York Film Festival for Art Direction. He has captured images for shows like; Alaska State Troopers, Hoarders, Through the Wormhole and Cupcake Wars. He most recently worked on a project with music singer Macklemore for E Entertainment.