Mark Vargo, ASC

Unleash Your Creative Potential!

Welcome! My website is filled with valuable tips, anecdotes, and tons of useful information not found in any textbook. I’m dedicated to sharing what I know with up and coming filmmakers. Please feel free to contact me if you need any additional help.


This might be an old theme - but surrounding yourself
with people who have your back is the last line of defense.
Let them know that you will reciprocate when they're in trouble.



The Alexa fitted with lens and matte box is at least 2 feet long, If you're in tight
quarters with a low ceiling, consider a snorkel lens for a high angle shot.

Maybe the best focus puller in the world, David Leb, left our crew for home
today because his Dad died on Sunday. My best wishes to David and his
family as they all mourn the loss of their Father.