American Horror Story (With Michael Goi and Matt Allard) GCS026


American Horror Story (With Michael Goi and Matt Allard)


Today we speak with Michael Goi, ASC, Director of Photography for American Horror Story. Michael shares his experiences as a former ASC president, shooting Glee, The New Normal, Amerian Horror Story and directing his film Megan is Missing. Plus Matt Allard from joins us to talk about the KiniMax 6K camera, the Panasonic 4K Varicam and more.

The Go Creative Show is supported by Kessler (, Rule Boston Camera (,
and NewsShooter (

Weekly Update

The Song of the Week

  • Listen to this week’s full track here: Stand Proud By Olive Musique

Spotlight: Michael Goi

Michael Goi, ASC is the Director of Photography for the hit TV series American Horror Story. We cover everything from his early days shooting documentaries in Chicago, his move to Los Angeles and his experiences shooting My Name Is Earl, Glee, The New Normal and more. Michael speaks candidly about his life, career, and passion for movies, dance and the arts as well as his experience as a former ASC president.

  • Why Michael Goi is breaking all the rules
  • Michaels in-camera philosophy
  • How he lights to support what the characters are thinking and feeling
  • Making the move to LA
  • Shooting Glee
  • Becoming ASC president
  • His early years shooting documentaries
  • Shooting a pilot vs. shooting a series
  • Why is film easier than video
  • And much more.



Logo for Stitcher Smart Radio Logo for Subscribe with iTunes


Kessler – Innovative Tools for Filmmaking

Rule Boston Camera – Buy. Rent. Create.

PremiumBeat – Exclusive Royalty-Free Music and Sound

NewsShooter – Making the real world look as good as cinema

The following two tabs change content below.
Ben Consoli

Ben Consoli

Host of Go Creative Show & Director, Videographer, Editor and Owner at BC Media Productions
A multi-talented producer and visual storyteller, Ben Consoli’s credits range from director of photography, editor, director, and video producer to songwriter, composer, and former lead singer of the rock band “Violet Nine.” As owner of BC Media Productions, Ben has produced award-winning commercials and brand videos for companies like Nike, Puma, Verizon, Gillette and Pillsbury. Learn more about BC Media Productions

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *