Daniel Tantalean
Founding Member • Aug 2015


Daniel Tantalean is a New York City based filmmaker. He originally graduated from Arizona State University’s exciting and quickly growing Film Production Program, where he learned from award winning documentary filmmaker C.A. Griffith and television director Michael Switzer. Daniel’s body of work is a diverse collection of short films ranging from social commentary dramas to fantasy films, an array of commercial work from Google, to Forum Snowboards to exciting music videos for up and coming musicians. He currently works for a New York City based production company, Plywood Pictures, as a cinematographer/editor. At this position, Daniel works on a variety of documentary-style videos for the Boys and Girls Club, the Red Cross, United Way, New York University, National Kidney Foundation, Fordham University, CharitySub and the Muscle Dystrophy Association.


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19 Reviews (100% Positive)

Cinexin studios • 10 months ago.

Great light kit, Daniel was super accommodating, will definitely rent ti him again!

Rented ARRI Tungsten Light Kit

Kyle Hansen
Kyle hansen • 10 months ago.

Kit had everything we wanted and pick up and drop off was easy.

Rented ARRI Tungsten Light Kit

Ben Seligman
Ben seligman • 11 months ago.

Great person to rent from! Professional and stayed in contact.

Rented Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L Series 1 USM Lens

Second Star NYC Productions
Second star nyc productions • 11 months ago.

Daniel is great as always! super chill dude.

Rented Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L Series 1 USM Lens

Tom Boyden
Tom boyden • 11 months ago.

Props to Daniel for having a great set of lights to rent out. Very smooth rental, would rent from him again!

Rented ARRI Tungsten Light Kit

The Timelapse Group LLC
The timelapse group llc • 11 months ago.

Great Renter and Punctual!

Owns Kessler CineDrive Multi-Axis Camera Motion Control

Chris Hackett
Chris hackett • 1 years ago.

First time renting, without a doubt won't be my last. Daniel was extremely accommodating and helpful. Lens was in perfect shape and got me through my days covering comic con.

Rented Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L Series 1 USM Lens

Paul Farkas
Paul farkas • 1 years ago.

Daniel was a pleasure to deal with. Equipment was as listed, fully charged, and well packed. He was thoughtful in rounding out the kit as well. Fully recommend. ~P

Rented Canon EOS 5D Mark III

John Campbell
John campbell • 1 years ago.

Daniel was great to rent to! Very communicative and on time for both of our meetings. Gear came back packed perfectly and seemed well cared for. Would definitely rent to him again!

Owns 2 Light Kit - Astra Bi-Color 1x1 Panels

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