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Director of Photography 

Was born in Switzerland and lived in Teheran(Iran) during the days of the Shah.
He started his career on TV area as a documentary cameraman. The ability to take fast moving lights carried him to high class cooperates and commercial works.
He learned film lighting from Richard Kline (King Kong, Star Trek). For several years he worked for VIVA and MTV productions. His creations are branded by particular angles as well as camera mount and visionary operating. In addition, he operates his Steadicam on his shots.
Several awards take place in the last years of his camera work and light.

The Camera Department has been founded in 2001 to bundle creative force all in one hand at the moment over 900 Cameraman and DoPs from 20 countries are working in cooperation with, the Camera Department. As a result, he worked for international artist promotions personally for Whitney Houston, Jean Paul Gautier, H-Block, Billy Joel and many others.
He lives in Vienna and works in Turkey, Germany, and Austria.

Awards
1992 Dr. Karl Renner Award
1992 Media Award for best Documentary
1998 Austrian National Award Imagefilm for “SAG”
1999 EDWARD Award Best Cinema Commercial “Sprache”
1999 Gallup Award “Milka Spot”
2001 Rose d´ORo Montreux “Art Special for the Joel File“ (Golden Rose of Montreux)

Qualifications
Steadicam Operator
Workshops with: Richard Kline, Rockport Main
Camera Operating with 35mm, 16mm, and Broadcast Video and HDCAM.
Operating Gear Heads, Hot Gears, Inovision,
Camera Maintenance various Packages (Arriflex, Moviecam Aaton).
Extensive knowledge of EFP and Steadicam Systems. DOP and Aerial Cinematography

DIRECTORS

Michael White, Peter Patzak, Erik Will, Richard Kline, Toni Gedes, Claus Hundsbichler, Oliver Rubenthaler, Mathias Schwäger,

Documentary

"When Nature Strikes Back": Earthquakes Dir: Claudia Hefner, Turkey
"Artificial Hearts" BBC Documentary NASA Development AKH Vienna "Die Lugner" - ATV mini Soap
"Whitney Houston" Documentary Euro-Tour DORO
"The Joel Files" Documentary about the Billy Joel Family ARTE - ORF
"Küba - journey against the current" Art-Documentary 3Sat Budapest

Cooperate & commercial Credits :

Milka for Filmfactory
Spaten Bier Visotronic Munich
Hewlett Packard Satel
Microsoft Studios
Village Cinema
Nivea Pegasus Film
ÖAMTC Promotion Pegasus Film
Lauda Airline Marketing film
Philips Cooperate Comtel Film
BMW-Motorsport Mediasolutien
ONE Media solution
Steyer Spezialvehicel Produktfilm White Film
Wiener Zucker Cooperate Mediaart Film
RHI Mediaart Film
Eybl Mediaart Film