Kent Schmidt

A native of South Carolina, Kent moved to Northeast New York as a child and has lived there ever since. Professionally, he has sold Honda cars for more than 17 years but in his spare time he is the Gaffer (Chief Lighting Technician) for Retro Film Studios. Kent has been on the production team for more than 10 years, advancing from humble beginnings as a Production Assistant to Grip, Key Grip.

As the Gaffer, he is now in charge of all lighting design for Retro.