About Me

I use the magic of cinematography to help create worlds and images that help tell stories in imaginative and original ways. I work both locally in Germany and worldwide.

 

Background:

- Raised in Tanzania and Kenya to German and Colombian parents

 

- Graduated from high school in Nairobi 2005

 

- Studied cinema at the APA International Film School in Sydney, Australia. Graduated in 2007 with an advanced Diploma of Screen

 

- Completed Masters in Cinematography at the Academy of Media Arts in Cologne, Germany in 2017

 

- Won Gold ACS Award for Cinematography in Student Category for Ironhead in 2017

 

- Alumni of the 2018 Berlinale Talent Campus

 

Languages:

- German fluent

- English fluent

- Spanish fluent

- French basic

Contact

cmltography@gmail.com

+4917625890465

Gear

I work with all sorts of different cameras and gear but own my own RED Dragon Kit as well as a kitted Black Magic Pocket Cinema Camera. Additionally I also have a 17" field and grading monitor from Flanders Scientific.

 

A quick overview:

 

Red Epic Dragon Kit

  • Red Epic Dragon w/ Cage and V-Mount Plate
  • Alphatron EVF
  • 5" Red LCD
  • 4x V-Mounts w/ Charger
  • Active Canon Mount
  • PL Adapter
  • Low Light OLPF
  • Skin Tone Highlight OLPF
  • Tiffen ND Filter Set (0.3-1.2)
  • 2x 64GB SSDs
  • 1x 128GB SSD
  • Red Card Reader
  • 19mm Carbon Rods
  • 15mm Rods
  • Movcam MM1a Mattbox
  • Cartoni Tripod w/ Fluid Head
  • Shoulder Rig
  • Tentacle Sync Kit
  • Rokinon Cine Prime Lens Set (8,14,24,35,50,85)
  • Flanders Scientifc CM171 Monitor

 

Black Magic Pocket Kit

  • Black Magic Cinema Pocket Camera
  • Movcam Cage
  • V-Mount Plate
  • MFT to PL Mount Adapter
  • MFT to Canon Mount Adapter
  • Gitzo Monopod
  • Mini 3G HD-SDI to HDMI Converter
  • Panasonic Lumix 14-45mm Zoom Lens
  • 3x 64 GB SD Cards
  • Tascam DR-40
  • Rode Wirless Microphone
  • BMD Video Assist 4k

Buddies

Alexander  Pauckner

Bilal Bahadir

Berta Valin Escofet

Brendan Uffelmann

Christian Kochmann

Can Körprülü

Dolunay Gördüm

Duy Anh Pham

Eva Hoffman

Fabiana Cardalda

Facundo Scalerandi

Felipe Calvo--Montero

Florian Mosca

Gregor Steinweg

Julius Dommer

Jakob Beurle

Janis Mazuch

Katja Harms

Maike Drinhausen

Michael Arens

Mahmoud Belakhel

Marie Zahir

Max Kaiser

Micha Binz

Mo Jäger

Niko Djordjevic

Riyad Barmania

Simon Glass

Tian Dong

Tobias Wessling