Producer, Host and Travel Expert
Shane Reynolds (aka Shane O) is a traveling 1-man band. As the owner of the mobile TV production company Color Earth, Shane has spent the past decade working as a travel show host, writer, producer, director and editor. While traveling to more than 50 countries across the globe, he often wears all production hats, as he did for the Travel Channel series Not Your Average Travel Guide and the Nat Geo Wild series Shane Untamed.
More recently, Shane has produced several Travel Channel original web series, including Host's Hometown, The Perfect Shot, Top 10 Locals List and Real.
On Top 10 Locals List, which Shane also hosts, you can watch locals give him a guided tour of all the hangouts that real travelers should visit in places such as Destin and Oahu. Go beyond the normal tourist attractions with Shane and his new friends.
Shane's journey to capture the world on video started after he received a B.A. in telecommunications from the University of Florida, with a minor in acting. After school, he left the Sunshine State to become a professional producer in Nashville for 5 years.
Today, Shane continues his vision with Color Earth. He has shot video in more than 35 countries, producing countless commercials, documentaries, music videos, TV specials and TV series, as well as corporate and promotional videos. He has won more than 25 major awards for his work, including Billboard, Telly and Addy awards.
You may not know it, but Shane is also a master scuba diver, a lifelong surfer, a fisherman, a paddler and a wakeboarder. He is drawn to adventures that always seem to start on or under water. Watch Shane on his many adventures, including exploring the locals’ hangouts in Destin, scuba diving in the Red Sea, and even dancing in Charleston.