Chuck France is a United States Cinematographer, Still Photographer and Director that grew up in deep in heart of the Southwest Missouri Ozarks region.
He attended and graduated from University of Northern Colorado with a degree in History with double minors in Psychology and Anthropology. He first starting in film production working in the production department, art department, G&E and camera in the Denver and Kansas City areas. He then worked as an award winning still photographer for a variety of new services, including The Associated Press, Getty Images, The Wall Street Journal, Time.com and The Kansas City Star. With the downturn in the news sector he served six years as the Chief Photographer for The University of Kansas in the Office of The Chancellor/Marketing Communications Department providing the university with stills, video and digital asset management.
Deciding to go back to full time freelance film production, he works as Cinematographer on features, shorts, and television. He's an Sigma Cine Ambassador, a Rosco Ambassador, an a Friend of The American Society of Cinematographers.