Gary Baum, ASC

Gary Baum, ASC

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About

Gary Baum is currently in his 36th year in camera, starting out as a film loader at Lorimar at the MGM Studios.

His camera assistant and camera operator credits include the The A-Team, MacGyver, Magnum P.I., Die Hard II, Friends and Will & Grace.

Having moved up to Director of Photography on Will & Grace, his current projects are Will & Grace and Man With A Plan.

Baum has received seven Primetime Emmy nominations, and two Primetime Emmy Awards - in 2015 for Outstanding Cinematography For A Multi-camera Series; Mike & Molly, and in 2018 in the same category for Will & Grace.

Gary has served on the Creative Arts Awards Committee, Budget Review Committee, and as a Governor of his peer group from 2011-2013.

Member of the American Society of Cinematographers.

 

AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

9 Nominations 2 Emmys

Outstanding Cinematography For A Multi-Camera Series - 2018

  • Winner
  • Gary Baum, ASC, Director of Photography
  • Will & Grace
  • NBC
  • Universal Television

Outstanding Cinematography for a Multi-Camera Series - 2017

  • Nominee
  • Gary Baum, ASC, Director of Photography
  • Superior Donuts
  • CBS
  • CBS Television Studios

Outstanding Cinematography For A Multi-Camera Series - 2015

  • Winner
  • Gary Baum, Director of Photography
  • Mike & Molly
  • CBS
  • Bonanza Productions Inc. in association with Chuck Lorre Productions, Inc. and Warner Bros. Television

Outstanding Cinematography For A Multi-Camera Series - 2015

  • Nominee
  • Gary Baum, Director of Photography
  • The Millers
  • CBS
  • Amigos de Garcia Productions and CBS Television Studios

Outstanding Cinematography For A Multi-camera Series - 2014

  • Nominee
  • Gary Baum, Director of Photography
  • Mike & Molly
  • CBS
  • Bonanza Productions, Inc. in association with Chuck Lorre Productions, Inc. and Warner Bros. Television

Outstanding Cinematography For A Multi-camera Series - 2013

  • Nominee
  • Gary Baum
  • Mike & Molly
  • CBS
  • Bonanza Productions, Inc. in association with Chuck Lorre Productions, Inc. and Warner Bros. Television

Outstanding Cinematography For A Multi-camera Series - 2012

  • Nominee
  • Gary Baum, Director of Photography
  • Mike & Molly
  • CBS
  • Bonanza Productions, Inc. in association with Chuck Lorre Productions, Inc. and Warner Bros. Television

Outstanding Cinematography For A Multi-camera Series - 2012

  • Nominee
  • Gary Baum, Director of Photography
  • 2 Broke Girls
  • CBS
  • Bonanza Productions Inc. in association with MPK Productions and Warner Bros. Television

Outstanding Cinematography For A Half-Hour Series - 2010

  • Nominee
  • Gary Baum, Director of Photography
  • Gary Unmarried
  • CBS
  • ABC Studios

Photos

  • Gary Baum accepts an award at the 2018 Creative Arts Emmys.

    Photographs by Mike Ruiz
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  • Television Academy Governor Gary Baum, Christian Sprenger, Patti Lee, Donald A. Morgan, and Patrick Cady at the 2018 Cinematography/Lighting, Camera, and Technical Arts Nominee Reception on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at the Television Academy’s Saban Media Center in North Hollywood, California.

    Photographs by Mike Ruiz
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  • Television Academy Governor Gary Baum, and Donald A. Morgan at the 2018 Cinematography/Lighting, Camera, and Technical Arts Nominee Reception on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at the Television Academy’s Saban Media Center in North Hollywood, California.

    Photographs by Mike Ruiz
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  • Ruben Preti, Tiffany Chandon and Television Academy Governor Gary Baum attend The Television Academy's 2017 Cinematographers, Lighting, Camera and Technical Arts Emmy Nominee Reception at the Saban Media Center on Tuesday, August 29, 2017, in North Hollywood, California.

    Photographs by Mike Ruiz
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  • Host, nominee, and Television Academy Governor Gary Baum and Steven A. Jones attend The Television Academy's 2017 Cinematographers, Lighting, Camera and Technical Arts Emmy Nominee Reception at the Saban Media Center on Tuesday, August 29, 2017, in North Hollywood, California.

    Photographs by Mike Ruiz
    5 of 11 Photos
  • Host, nominee, and Television Academy Governor Gary Baum and Steven A. Jones attend The Television Academy's 2017 Cinematographers, Lighting, Camera and Technical Arts Emmy Nominee Reception at the Saban Media Center on Tuesday, August 29, 2017, in North Hollywood, California.

    Photographs by Mike Ruiz
    6 of 11 Photos
  • George Mooradian, Joseph Calloway, Jordan Calloway and Television Academy Governor Gary Baum attend The Television Academy's 2017 Cinematographers, Lighting, Camera and Technical Arts Emmy Nominee Reception at the Saban Media Center on Tuesday, August 29, 2017, in North Hollywood, California.

    Photographs by Mike Ruiz
    7 of 11 Photos
  • Television Academy Governors Gary Baum and John O'Brien seen at the Television Academy stunts nominee reception at the Television Academy's Wolf Theatre on Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017 in Los Angeles.

    Photographs by Mike Ruiz
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  • From left to right, Gary Baum, Marsha Posner Williams, Barbara Cassel, and Mike Dunitz pose after the Below the Line panel presented by the Television Academy Foundation on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015, in Burbank, California. (Photo by Danny Moloshok/Invision for the Television Academy/AP Images)
    Photographs by Mike Ruiz
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  • Carolyn Ramsay and Gary Baum at the Cinematographers/Electronic Production Nominee Reception in North Hollywood, California.

    Photographs by Mike Ruiz
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  • John O'Brien and Gary Baum at the Cinematographers/Electronic Production Nominee Reception in North Hollywood, California.

    Photographs by Mike Ruiz
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