About me / CV

Education and courses

Bachelor of Hospitality Management, Haaga University of Applied Sciences (1989)
Director of Photography, Radio-and TV-institute, Helsinki (1998)
Producer course, YLE (2008)
Director of Photography Master Class, Maine Media Workshops (2014)

Work experience

Lighting technician / designer (1990 – 1994)
Freelance
Dance theatre, concerts, events

Product Manager, lighting (1994 – 1996)
Foki Oy
Representative of Arri lighting and ETC lighting controls in Finland

Director of Photography (1997 – )
Finnish Broadcasting Company
Full time DOP, over 1400 titles of both multicamera and single camera work, consisting of a wide variety of genres; commercial spots, talkshows, documentaries, music shows and drama

Lecturer, freelance
ARTO Radio and TV institute
a number of courses in videography, lighting and technology
Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture
multicamera courses 2007-2012

Skills

Languages
fluency in Finnish, Swedish, English, some German and French

Cinematography
film, video, multicamera, miniature, highspeed, underwater

Lighting
TV, theatre, conventional, moving, projections

Software
Office, Photoshop, Premiere, WYSIWYG, Shot Designer

Latest work:

2014 “Toisen kanssa” – 6 x 50” drama series; DOP, director Lauri Nurkse.
2014 ”Rule of Capture” 6″ dance short film; DOP/director
2014 “Tellus” – 6 x 50” crime series; 2nd unit DOP, director JP Siili
2016 ”Fallen” 6″ dance short film; DOP/director
2016 “Heroes of the Baltic Sea” drama sequences; DOP, director AJ Annila
2016 “Wingman” – 8×10” comedy series; DOP, director Lauri Nurkse