Photo: Tiffanie Byron

Photo: Tiffanie Byron

John Tanzer spent the 90’s playing in art punk bands in New York before becoming a director of photography. This stint culminated in musical performances with artists like Matthew Barney and Glenn Branca in venues like Disney Hall in Los Angeles, The Manchester Opera House, and Art Basel in Switzerland. He transitioned to shooting musical artists like Will I Am, Miley Cyrus, Justin Timberlake, Kylie Minogue, Arcade Fire and Ozzy Osbourne. The range of his work includes four seasons of the hit television show, It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia, two seasons of cult-tv show, Wonder Showzen, and two seasons of Dice for Showtime. In 2015 he shot a Netflix original movie, A Very Murray Christmas, starring Bill Murray and directed by Sofia Coppola. He’s also shot pilots for Marvel, HBO, TV Land, Fox, Freeform and documentaries like The Source Family and The Missing Peace: The Dalai Lama. Recently he shot 14 episodes of Dan Harmon’s Great Minds for History’s Night School. Last year he shot Sideswiped for YouTubeRed Original Series. Most Recently he has shot 2 seasons of Splitting Up Together for ABC.