Behind the Scenes
  1. Interviewing in Sugarland
    Interviewing in Sugarland
    Producer Ristow with DP Dieter Kaupp interviewing on-location in Sugarland on a major project for Hill Country Institute.
  2. Multiple Projects
    Multiple Projects
    Final Cut Pro timeline showing work on multiple videos for St. Edward's University.
  3. Shooting Event Video at St. Edward's University
    Shooting Event Video at St. Edward's University
    A GoPro camera view of a keynote presentation video TR Stories produced for Holy Cross Institute in Austin, Texas.
  4. Interviewing
    Interviewing
    Dave Goeke listens to an interviewee recount their story for a church history documentary shot in Uhland, Texas.
  5. LWML Edit Timeline
    LWML Edit Timeline
    Final Cut Pro timeline for LWML video.
  6. Getting up close for ABBA
    Getting up close for ABBA
    Shooting footage of Brahma bulls for a video for American Brahma Bull Association.
  7. Working with Willie
    Working with Willie
    Ristow with Willie Nelson after shooting an interview with him on the front porch of his property in Texas for a tribute documentary.
  8. Interviewing 'The Leapin' Deacon'
    Interviewing 'The Leapin' Deacon'
    Dave Goeke gets his copy of 'The Leapin' Deacon' signed by author Connie Walker, post-interview, in San Antonio.
  9. Rev. Heckmann with producers Goeke & Ristow.
    Rev. Heckmann with producers Goeke & Ristow.
    An interview for an unproduced Lutheran documentary project.
  10. CHI 2010 certificate
    CHI 2010 certificate
    Concordia Historical Institute 2010 Award of Commendation certificate for the Concordia University Texas documentary "Crossing Jordan".
  11. Researching a Project
    Researching a Project
    Ristow busy researching & scanning stills for Crossing Jordan documentary production.
  12. Tailgater
    Tailgater
    Prepping Leonard Davis' Tailgater truck for a shoot in downtown Austin alongside Ladybird Lake.
  13. CHI 2010 Medal Award
    CHI 2010 Medal Award
    Concordia Historical Institute 2010 Award of Commendation bronze award for the Concordia University Texas documentary "Crossing Jordan".
  14. Teamwork
    Teamwork
    Ristow served as assistant producer alongside producer Mary Leahy and Learnabout Media for a Texas reading project video.
  15.  Amid the devastation of Cameron Parish
    Amid the devastation of Cameron Parish
    Ristow reflects on the damage after Hurricane Rita while shooting in southern Louisiana.
  16. Composing a Shot
    Composing a Shot
    Ristow served as Director of Photography (DP) for the 4th season of the PBS TV series "Downtown".
  17. Texas District LCMS Centennial Convention | 2005
    Texas District LCMS Centennial Convention | 2005
    Dave Goeke and Tim Ristow first worked together on a documentary project for the Texas District of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod. The documentary debuted at the Lutheran convention in 2005.
  18. Deep in the Heart of Texas
    Deep in the Heart of Texas
    Shooting for ABBA in Central Texas.
  19. Hall of Famers
    Hall of Famers
    Hanging out with K.B. DeBord and Wendell Holmes at the Concordia University Texas' Athletic Hall of Fame.
  20. Shooting Atop the Frost Bank
    Shooting Atop the Frost Bank
    Ristow and crew shooting atop the Frost Bank building in downtown Austin for "Downtown" season 4.
  21. Getting the Story
    Getting the Story
    Dave Goeke preps before an interview in Houston, Texas.
  22. Title Screen
    Title Screen
    Title screen graphic for Servant Leadership for LLI video series.
  23. Lighting an Interview
    Lighting an Interview
    Ristow lights an interview for a segment of the "Downtown" TV series. The segment went on to win an Emmy Award.
  24. Interview in Uhland
    Interview in Uhland
    Goeke interviews in a Lutheran parish in Uhland.
  25. Setting up a shot
    Setting up a shot
    Ristow working to set up a shot on a Hill Country Institute shoot.