Students at Full Sail University have always benefited from the extensive industry experience that our instructors offer. Here's a small sampling of the instructors teaching this degree program.
Grover majored in Mass Communications/Film at the University of South Florida and afterwards began a freelance film career that lasted 15 years. Some of the television shows and feature films he has worked on include The Parent Trap 2, Swamp Thing, Party of Five, Drop Zone, Mortal Kombat, and The Waterboy. Although Grover has had experience in almost every film department, lighting was his main focus and interest during his freelance years, and he continues to study and teach it to student filmmakers.
David has been a film instructor at Full Sail for the last 16 years. During this time he developed the curriculum and worked as the Course Director for the Film History and Preproduction courses. He has also supervised over 50 16mm and 35mm student film shoots. In addition, David has lectured on Cinematography and taught Avid editing. David still finds time to work professionally as a Director of Photography. His credits include the feature film The Oasis, and commercials for such clients as Intercontinental Teleflorists, Easter Seals, and Fantastic Sam’s.
Rob has been a film instructor at Full Sail for the last ten years. During this time, he developed the curriculum and worked as the Course Director for the Screenwriting and 16mm Film Production courses, supervising over 200 16mm and 35mm student film shoots. He has also lectured on Cinematography and Lighting for Film and won various Full Sail Top Gun awards for his teaching. In his spare time, Rob has worked for production companies such as Universal Studios, Disney-MGM, Panavision, European Broadcast Union, Last Stage Out of Town, The EMM Group, ABC, 4Kids Productions and Adrenaline Films.