above image: dallas at sunset (july 2022), photo by nicholas gemas

outside the texan theater in greenville (2021)welcome!

filmvisions is the online home of texas-based photographer, writer, editor and musician* nicholas gemas.

my experience:

former college and university instructor, former senior customer service rep at a major u.s. government contractor, former writer and editor of a corporate newsletter. experienced in music performance, composition and audio production, including producing audio/video podcasts and editing audio and video for online distribution. experienced voiceover artist and narrator. experienced film, television and theatre critic.

i was a financial contributor to the 2022 documentary in search of tomorrow.

my education:

b.a. (sociology field), m.a. (sociology), master of music (performance), wichita state university (’01, ’02, ’07).

current projects: (updated august 2022)

making slow progress on my first novel, no way out. work was hampered by the pandemic, but things are starting to move again.

past projects:

the filmvisions blog has been put on hold. the filmvisions podcast has been put on hold (i’ll try to get the first episode out when i get around to editing it).


i’m available for writing, ghostwriting and copy editing assignments. to receive my portfolio, curriculum vitae, resume, writing samples and other documents, please contact me here and let me know what kind of project you’re interested in.

i’m open to work-from-home (telecommuting) jobs in fields related to my experience and expertise. i’m also able to commute a limited distance from mckinney, texas.

i do accept occasional photography and photo editing assignments.


*i’m available for occasional tuba gigs in the north dallas metro (dallas county and collin county). i don’t really do free stuff (community bands, community orchestras, brass quintets) anymore, but if you’re paying, definitely hit me up.

i’m a mechanical keyboard and vintage pc and audio enthusiast. current keyboard is a vortex race 3 with cherry mx red switches.

contact and social:

feel free to reach out to me here. i’m no longer on facebook and don’t really log into twitter anymore. my youtube channel is here.

thanks for visiting!











updated 4 august 2022/