work experience abroad:


Cypress, Egypt, Dominican Republik, Denmark, Greece, Great Britain, Israel, Jordania, Canada, Canary Islands, Maledives, Morocco, Mexico, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Rumania, Slovenia, Spain, Sri Lanka, South Afrika, Taiwan, Thailand, Tunesia, Turkey, USA



lectures:


2016

Lillehammer University Collage, Norway, „Digital cinematography“, Guest lecturer


UP.GRADE, Workshop "Short film grading from the cinematographers point of view", Berlin, Guest lecturer



2010, -  2017

dffb Berlin, Guest lecturer, seminars on digital cinematography


2015

Columbia University New York, „The possibilities and challenges of digital cinematography. A masterclass with Olaf Aue“, Guest lecturer


Talent Transfer - Introduction to Lightning & Colorgrading, dffb Berlin, Guest lecturer


UP.GRADE, lecture on digital cinematography and look creation, Berlin, Guest lecturer


2014

„Spaces V“ at the Norwegian Theatre Academy -  Høgskolen i Østfold, Norway,

Guest lecturer, seminar on space and cinematography


2008, 2009 & 2012

Salzburg University of Applied Sciences, Guest lecturer, seminars on HD and Digital Cinema


1997, 1999, 2001

Hildesheim University, Guest lecturer at the Institute of Audiovisual Media, seminars and workshops on camera work and lighting


Extras:


Language: fluent in English, including film specific terms


diving licence: Advanced Open Water Diver, PADI


driving licence for trucks up to 7,5 tons



Education:


1992 - 1996

Hildesheim University, interdisciplinary studies of "Aesthetic Communication and Cultural Sciences", Institute of Audiovisual Media, Diploma-thesis on: "Lighting and camera in Film Noir" (1.0, very good)


1988 - 1991

Apprenticeship as a photographer at Rheinländer Photoateliers, Hamburg (advertising photography)



Training:


2014

REDucation Germany, Berlin


2000 - 2001

Internship at the camera department of Cinerent, Berlin


1998

Handyman CN camera-stabilizing-system-course, TVN-Produktion, Hanover


1995

Researcher and cameraman at the BCMPA, British Columbia Motion Picture Association, Vancouver, Canada

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