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Craig Peyton

Moving from music to film, Peyton has charted a unique creative course. His production, writing, and arranging skills contributed to many music R&B and dance hits. (including Peyton's own 'B Thankful for What You Got' and his #1 new age charting release, "Latitude, 40 Degrees North") In the 80's and 90's Peyton worked with artists including Dan Hartman, Michael Brecker, Steps Ahead, James Brown, Melba Moore, Nona Hendrix, Levon Helm, & Mike Mainieri, to name a few. Peyton has written underscore music for the Friends series, the Smithsonian, PBS "Nature" series, and many TV productions and jingles. He attended Berklee Music College, studying with Gary Burton for 3 years.

In 1991 Peyton, a 6,000 hour instrument rated pilot, founded EarthFlight Productions, a multi media company that combined Peyton's passion for flying, filming, and music. EarthFlight created and produced a series of CD's & aerial films featuring landscapes and wildlife across North America and the Caribbean.

Peyton's aerial photography has contributed to many films like "Along Came Polly" with Ben Stiller, "The Punisher" with John Travolta, "Storm" with Luke Perry, "Island of Doctor Moreau" with Marlon Brando, "What the Bleep", and music video footage including JayZ, Beyonce, TLC, as well as thousands of footage placements. Recent work includes an, Atlantic Crossing Video, and the amazon kindle book "Cloudman". Craig continues to perform in New York with his Fusion quartet, The Craig Peyton Group, work in aviation marketing and aerial photography. Visit earthflight dot com for current info.