Shane is an award-winning filmmaker as well as a rock climber and stuntie. He studied film at International Film School Sydney in Australia. He has written, directed, and performed stunts in a number of shorts and features, including the forthcoming documentary Upstate Boys, filmed in his hometown. He wrote and co-directed Turbines, a feature film scheduled for release in 2016. Shane fell in love with Yosemite in 2009 when he spent 8 months living and working there. After 35 years of not drinking coffee, Shane now NEEDS it.