ABOUT BYRON M. GOGGIN

 

img_8457In 1990 Byron Goggin was hired by a top ten market NBC affiliate as a news editor where he remained for 2 years.  In 1992 he was promoted to “Special Projects Videographer/ Editor” where he filmed and edited Emmy Award winning programs including episodes of Dateline NBC with Chris Hansen and Anne Thompson. In 1995 his job was expanded to include “Commercial Production Director of Photography”, and “Special Project Coordinator”.

In 2000 Byron accepted the position of “Chief Photographer” at Fox Sports Net.  His duties included shooting live sporting events and pre- and post-game shows.  Byron was also responsible for the overall quality of  programming, development of strategies and technical plans for major sporting events including the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs, NCAA playoffs, NBA Finals, Superbowl, MLB World Series,  Ryder Cup Golf, and NASCAR events.

In 2003 Byron was nominated for FOX News Corps “Global Excellence Award”, an honor given to only a handful in the FOX worldwide network.  Between 2002 and 2004 Byron went on to win a win a total of SIX Emmys for his outstanding work in photography, field production, and directing. 

In 2005 Byron left his position at FOX, to launch his own company,BMG Creative.  BMG achieved instant national recognition  with  the development of “Wild Weekend Adventures”, which he produced, shot, edited and hosted, taking Byron to the next level of production.  The series aired on PBS and won a total of 7 Emmy Awards and 2 Associated Press awards.

img_1375-1In 2010 Byron moved from Detroit to Los Angeles and expanded his goals. Byron now travels the world capturing both cinematic and photographic images for National Geographic, Discovery Channel and History Channel. His list of photography and DP credits include shows like Ice Road Truckers, Wicked Tuna, COAL, Wild Justice, Monster Garage, and Airplane Repo.

2015 marked the launch of The Invisible Lens. Co-owner with his wife Susu Hauser, The Invisible Lens focuses on projects that are socially uplifting, thought provoking, and that can effect change.  Projects produced by The Invisible Lens range from the Cinematic Memoir of NASA physicist and 1st generation space explorer George Gloeckler, to conservation efforts with Abyssinian Lions in Ethiopia.

13-Time Emmy Award Winner

NATAS Emmy Awards, EMMY WINNER: MAGAZINE PROGRAM / SPECIAL, 2007
Your Next Wild Weekend, Gameday Productions Byron Goggin

NATAS Emmy Awards, EMMY WINNER: CINEMATOGRAPHY, 2006
Your Next Wild Weekend, Gameday Productions Byron Goggin

NATAS Emmy Awards, EMMY WINNER: MAGAZINE PROGRAM FEATURE, 2006
Your Next Wild Weekend, Gameday Productions Byron Goggin

NATAS Emmy Awards, EMMY WINNER: MAGAZINE PROGRAM FEATURE, 2005
Your Next Wild Weekend, Gameday Productions Byron Goggin

NATAS Emmy Awards, EMMY WINNER:  MAGAZINE PROGRAM SPECIAL, 2005
Your Next Wild Weekend, Gameday Productions Byron Goggin

NATAS Emmy Awards, EMMY WINNER: ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT PROGRAM, 2005
Your Next Wild Weekend, Gameday Productions Byron Goggin

NATAS Emmy Awards, EMMY WINNER: SEGMENT VIDEOGRAPHY, 2005
Your Next Wild Weekend, Gameday Productions Byron Goggin

NATAS Emmy Awards, EMMY WINNER: SINGLE CAMERA FIELD DIRECTING, 2003
FOX Sports Network, Byron Goggin

NATAS Emmy Awards, EMMY WINNER: CINEMATOGRAPHY, 2003
FOX Sports Network, Byron Goggin

NATAS Emmy Awards, EMMY WINNER: SINGLE CAMERA FIELD DIRECTING, 2004
FOX Sports Network, Byron Goggin

NATAS Emmy Awards,EMMY WINNER: MAGAZINE PROGRAM SPECIAL, 2005
FOX Sports Network, Byron Goggin

NATAS Emmy Awards, EMMY WINNER: SINGLE CAMERA FIELD DIRECTING, 2001
FOX Sports Network, Byron Goggin

NATAS Emmy Awards, EMMY WINNER: SINGLE CAMERA FIELD DIRECTING, 2002
FOX Sports Network, Byron Goggin

BYRON’S CINEMATOGRAPHY

The following are samples of Byron’s work from National Geographic, Discovery, and History Channel.

BYRON'S PHOTOGRAPHY

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