The Oyster Men

A small group of Baymen are committed to the rare practice of diving to hand pick wild oysters in the Long Island Sound. At once deeply rewarding and highly challenging, the practice is virtually unknown, yet produces some of America’s tastiest and most unique oysters.


Peter Crosby, Director Chauncey Zalkin, Producer Kevin Joseph, Co-Producer Producers: Show Love ( Special thanks to the oyster divers: Dave Gumm, Ryan "Cupcake" Medwig, Keith Medwig, Arthur Felize, Scott Roberts + Kevin Joseph (NYC Oyster Week/Empire Oyster)

School or City

Long Island, New York

Place Title

2015 Best Cinematography