Martin Kaufman

Principal Videographer

Martin Kaufman has been the principal videographer for WXXI News & Public Affairs programing for the past 20 years.  He also serves as videographer for many of our documentaries and national studio programs such as Second Opinion.  Since 2004 he has also become a producer for our award winning news magazine program Need to Know.   Before coming to the Rochester area, Martin has worked as a videographer in the Buffalo area.

Martin is a native of Brooklyn NY, and graduated cum laude from the State University College at Buffalo.

Here's a number from the Vincent Herring Quartet from their set at Kilbourn Hall during the 2018 Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival.

Juan Vazquez / WXXI

While winter storm Stella still rages on, some of you still had to make their way into work. So did some of us, like WXXI videographer Martin Kaufman, who took some video of his ride into downtown Rochester this morning.

Juan Vazquez / WXXI

Go ahead and call it whatever you like, but the Rochester region is getting socked with another major storm system, this one expected to leave the region with more than a foot of snow. Here's a view of the storm from around town courtesy of WXXI videographer Martin Kaufman.