Growing up, Wade traveled around the world with his family which sparked a deep sense for adventure and imagination. Wade's journey to becoming a cinematographer combined his love for different cultures, beautiful places and storytelling. Through hard work and his ability to be adaptable in any situation he has been given numerous opportunities to work on projects across the globe. He seeks to create emotionally driven images that aid the storytelling process. To Wade, meaningful relationships with collaborators is one of the most important aspects of filmmaking. When Wade is not working he loves to spend time with his wife, Chelsea and two kids, Noah and Ruth in Grand Junction, Colorado.