Cinematographer / Des Moines, Iowa

Bruce James Bales grew up on rollerblades with a camera in his hands, so capturing high pressure moments is in his blood. After studying English Literature Bruce set out on a filmmaking path and has not looked back, completing over 30 short films and 3 feature length films. As a cinematographer Bruce prides himself in keeping a poetic approach and providing everyone an environment to do their best work. Most of all, Bruce enjoys making films with his friends. When not on set you can find him on the ice rink with his adult league hockey team, making photographs, traveling, and drinking good espresso.

Pants OFF! Podcast Interview
Blade or Die Podcast Interview 
Cinematic Heartland Podcast Interview
MediaMakers Spotlight – Produce Iowa