BIOGRAPHY

1965

Born near Munich, Germany


1965–1975

Childhood in Spain/Mallorca


1975–1983

Boarding school (Internatsgymnasium Bad Sachsa, Germany)


1983–2006

clapper loader, focus puller, camera operator Berlin, San Francisco, New York, Los Angeles


2006–2019

2nd unit DOP, DOP Europe, USA, South Africa, South Amerika


SINCE 2007

Working as Director of Photography

IMAGES & COMMERCIALS

Shining Pictures, Who’s mcqueen mcqueen picture GmbH, Seed Audio-Visual Communication AG, Rosas‘n‘Co Film AG,Condor Films, cR Lichtspiele GmbH, Imaculix GmbH, Somafilm GmbH, Parish in Pictures GmbH, Playground Media Productions AG


UBS, Swisscom, Evian, IWC Schaffhausen, Bucherer, Migros, Unicef, Cembra Money Bank, Pet Recycling Schweiz, SBB, 20 Minuten, advote.ch, InSmoke, Rimova, Cantandu


FESTIVALS & AWARDS

Academy Award Winner 2009

«Toyland» – Best Short Film

Best Cinematographer 2017, Be Epici London Internattional Film Festival


AWARD OF EXCELLENCE 2012

«Slave» Best Cinematography


LANGUAGES

German, English, Spanish