Photographer & cinematographer Jay Cavallaro is originally from Manhattan and Westchester County, New York. He studied at the New School in Manhattan and later earned his bachelor’s degree from Bennington College. He has owned and operated his film & video production company, Jumpcut Productions, for the past twelve years. As director, photographer and cinematographer he has worked for a broad range of commercial, corporate and network clients including the BBC, the History Channel, E!TV, ESPN, PBS, Lifetime Television, General Motors, Energizer, Warner Bros., J.P. Morgan and the Orvis Co.
Serving private & commercial photography & video clients nationally and internationally, Jay’s attention to detail and ability to capture the subtle beauty of natural light allow him to create unique and memorable images for his clients. He discreetly and creatively preserves the elegance, beauty and candid moments of your event with a photojournalistic eye. His work has been published in House Beautiful, Ski Magazine, Vermont Life and Vermont Magazine.
He characterizes his event photography as a hybrid between classical and photojournalistic styles. His image making evolves throughout the day to present you with a photo storybook depicting the plot, action and characters of your day as it unfolds. He is personable, discreet and professional; always easy to work with, he remains open and available.