Boston video production DP/Director and photojournalist Rick Macomber is the winner of four prestigious Emmy Awards, nominated for eight Emmys in Videography and Editing and ten time first place winner for the Boston Press Photographers’ Association.
His coverage of the Cambodian refugee camps in Thailand for CBS Boston has won him a prestigious Boston Press Photographers “Best of Show” award. He has also won a Parents’ Choice award for his production of a “How To” video for children called “YOUR NEW KITTY,” which was hosted by his own two daughters. In addition Rick Macomber has covered the nightlife scene with access to some of the world’s best rock bands like Bruce Springsteen, The Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Neil Young, U2… the list goes on. Rick has interviewed three US presidents and countless Hollywood and sports celebrities for CBS as well. Rick has also covered major breaking news stories around the globe such as the horror of 9-11 from Ground Zero in NYC and the 50th Anniversary of D-Day from the beaches of Normandy, France. These days Rick is shooting with HD cameras creating short films and stockpiling digital still images.