John W. Chambers, Producer, Director and Cinematographer is a member and collaborative partner with Fairfield Studios. Born in Shreveport, Louisiana he has worked around the country and the world on content that includes National News as a CBS and ABC regional producer, Documentary Cinematographer in Ukraine, Feature Film and Series work in Louisiana including True Blood, Treme, Infamous, and Jonah Hex; including dynamic award winning web content for clients and series.
His father and grandfather were gifted storytellers, which inculcated a love of the oral tradition and drama which resonated in their support and his love of the art of storytelling.
Chambers took an associate's degree in Broadcast Telecommunications at Bossier Parish Community College (Bossier City, Louisiana) and degrees in Broadcast Journalism and Theater Arts from Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, Louisiana. He developed his craft at Northwestern State, where he learned not only acting, dancing and singing, but all of the technical aspects of the theater, including directing. In addition to Theater Arts, John studied Journalism at Northwestern, honing his story telling skills and the technical aspects of creating every frame as a painting to tell the story in cinematography.
Finding a home in the creative team at Fairfield Studios in collaboration with Clint McCommon, he has worked to create a philosophy on set of "Lets Shoot," no matter the odds or obstacles resulting in a collection of award winning material for both the clients and studio. As a member of Fairfield Studios, in 2016-2017, his documentary work with Clint McCommon and the Directing Team of Small Town Rage has swept awards both in the States and abroad.