[our-family] noun.

  1. The creative people we choose to collaborate with, argue with, laugh with, support, challenge and ultimately kick-butt with on a daily basis.

  2. Functionally dysfunctional!



Co-Owner & director

Matt's passion for videography and dedication to his craft has allowed him to get behind the camera for some of Idaho's largest and most reputable institutions. Whether it's shooting live sports, writing commercial scripts, or editing feature stories for an online magazine, his love for video has made him proficient in all aspects of storytelling. Matt has been recognized for his talents by winning two Silver IAF Rockie Awards.

Matt is a certified FAA Part 107 Small Unmanned Aircraft System (drone) Pilot. When he's not viewing the world through a camera lens or an edit bay, Matt can be found on the slopes of Idaho's gorgeous ski resorts, or cruising on Payette Lake.  He enjoys spending time with his wife and savoring the atmosphere at one of Boise's many fine breweries.



Co-Owner & General Manager

USAF Veteran

Jade's diverse interests have led him down various professional pathways including actuarial consulting, business management, healthcare management, and active duty service in the United States Air Force. His passion for video production grew out of his desire to be creative. Jade is also a certified FAA Part 107 Small Unmanned Aircraft System (drone) pilot.

A native Idahoan, when Jade is not working he can be found enjoying God’s creations in the beautiful Idaho backcountry. He is an avid outdoorsman and passionate about capturing Idaho’s breathtaking landscapes, and ensuring that Idaho’s hunting and fishing culture continue to thrive.



Production Lead

Torin's experience and dedication to storytelling led him to 1890 Productions. Behind the camera, his talent continues to bring innovation and creativity to the content 1890 produces. A recent graduate of Boise State University, Torin's BA in Communication & Media Production with a Business Minor has prepared him to be a professional in his chosen field. Torin is also a certified FAA Part 107 Small Unmanned Aircraft System (drone) pilot.

Raised in California but based in Idaho, Torin provides a new perspective as a contributing team member. When he is not working, you will find him hiking or biking, socializing with friends, and playing with his cat, Bubba (@Bubba.Meows). He is an avid snowboarder and enjoys the various terrain Idaho offers. After a stressful day, you'll often find him recharging at a local brewery. 


DAVID di Donato

Production manager

David’s passion for video production started as a young kid making videos with his brothers around the neighborhood. Not surprisingly, his professional career quickly developed and he’s had the pleasure of working with many of the top production teams in Idaho. David has been recognized for his talents by winning three Northwest Emmy Awards and a Silver IAF Rockie Award.

David is also a Certified FAA Part 107 Small Unmanned Aircraft System (drone) pilot. Known lovingly as “DDD” by his friends, he enjoys the outdoors and being active, including water skiing, snowboarding, indoor soccer and softball. If he’s not working, you’ll probably find him somewhere in Idaho’s great outdoors.


Thank you for taking the time to get to know 1890 Productions. 


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