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Haley Alea Erickson, Cody Hallford, Chilli Péna

Producer: Grant Wakefield
Directed by: Ryan Polly
Written by: Ryan Polly and Mark Apel
Editor: Joy Michael
DP/Color: Daniel Routh
1st AC: Andrew Shepherd
2nd AC: Matthew Black
Production Sound: Sydnee Johnson
Art Director: Whitney Sirois

Key Grip: Cody Strout
Grip: Caleb Karenbrock
Grip: Joshua Fortuna
Sound Design/Mix: Brad Nyght
Production Co: Maker Table

Jacob Daniels, Dustin Polly, Blair Polly, Joshua Piers, Jolie Zaremba

MP&E Cameras and Lighting
Mi Casita
Justin Robinson
Ean Verdugo
Jacob Daniels
John Gatzlaff

Proudly written, shot, and edited in Denton, TX.

I am currently writing copy and creating content for Anchor Grey. Anchor Grey is a Branding, Graphic Design, and Illustration company operating in North Houston. The dude happens to be my big bro, too. Follow Anchor Grey on instagram @anchorgrey or visit their website at

Check out the latest trailer from Jay Worsley's forthcoming Lost//Discovered film featured on Outside Magazine Online. I love getting to write scripts for these guys when they get back from their wild trips.

This is a branded film for The Village Church created by Maker Table. For more information check out

Director/Producer: Ryan Polly
Written By: Mark Apel
Cinematographer: Daniel Routh
1st AC/DIT: Grant Wakefield
Gaffer: Richard Porter
Grip: Caleb Karrenbrock
PA: Drew Allen
Prod. Design/Manager: Whitney Sirois
Stills Photographer/PA: Jacob Daniels
Editors: Daniel Routh, Ryan Polly
Colorist: Grant Wakefield

The second installment of the LOST // DISCOVERED series. A journey of three photographers and a filmmaker searching for their own uncharted wild west. Exploring what was unknown to them. Asking the questions, "What truth might be hidden if we just press a little further?" Attempting to capture God's beauty of through megapixels and try to convince those back home of its magnitude.

Filmed and edited by Jay Worsley (

Narration written by Mark Apel (


Mike Olbinski (
Jason Williams (
Andrew Fleming (




Poem "Preserves" featured in Leaking Hearts Volume II "Generations." Click here to read.