Ryan Belnap

First Assistant Director and Line Producer

Ryan Belnap has been part of the IDEA Lab team for eight years. His award-winning photographs have been exhibited nationally and internationally, and they have appeared in dozens of publications, including the book and exhibit What Has Passed and What Remains, Oral Histories of Arizona’s Changing Landscapes. Belnap has made significant contributions to several IDEA Lab video productions, including 2012’s A Thousand Invisible Cords. His extensive experience with cameras has enabled him to fabricate custom camera equipment for special projects. In addition, he has strong editing and post-production skills and is an asset in backcountry field-filming situations.