CV

Director of Photography 

Cinema release feature films 

In the Shadow of Doubt  

75-minute feature documentary / HD / dir. Pekka Lehto / Finland/Germany/USA 

Palsa  

82-minute feature film / S-35mm/ HD / dir. Pekka Lehto / Finland 

Game Over  

85-minute feature film / S-35mm / dir. Pekka Lehto / Finland/Sweden 

Restart  

85-minute feature film / S-16mm / dir. Julius Sevcik / Czech Republic 

V.O.I.T.K.A.  

80-minute feature documentary / S-16mm / dir. Pekka Lehto / Finland/Estonia  

 

+ D.O.P. in over 40 commercials, 25 short films and 10 music videos 

 

3-D D.P. & STEREOGRAPHER 

Live action stereoscopic 3D short films 


Red Nose Club

5 mins / S.I. 2K / P+S Technik mirror rig / DCP master 

Vimma

3 mins / S.I. 2K – P+S Technik mirror rig / DCP master 

2012

6 mins / Iconix 1080p – Flovel side-by-side rig / HD master 

Trial

8 mins / Sony HDV HDR-FX1E – Inition side-by-side rig / HD master 

 

Live action stereoscopic 3D commercials & promos 

ED, Hartwall 

70-second cinema commercial / S.I. 2K / P+S Technik mirror rig / DCP master 

Veikkaus

4-minute promotional film for the Finnish Lottery / 3DVX3 HD-21st Century 3D / 3D stills / HD master 

MEK

10-minute promotional film for the Finnish Tourism Board / Flovel 3D (prototype) split HD / HD master 

OPM

9-minute promotional film for the Finnish Ministry of Education / JVC GY-HD100 / Inition side-by-side rig / HD master 

 

3D SUPERVISOR & 3D PRODUCER 

Moomin and the Comet Chase 2D to 3D conversion of a stop-motion animation feature film, Finland/Poland/Austria/Japan 

 

OTHER SKILLS, EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION 

Technical proficiency 

Different film stocks & special developing processes for both neg. & pos. / lens performances

special lenses /  S-35mm & S-16mm cameras / digital capture / HD-2K color grading systems

printing / digital intermediate / mastering / projection systems

pre-production test shoots / look development / storyboarding / camera operator 

time-lapse cinematography 

 

Stereoscopic 3D research & development 

Content creator and consultant in a 3D research project by The Psychology of Evolving Media

and Technology (POEM) group at the Department of Psychology, University of Helsinki.

The project aims to map definitions and measure the experiential added value by 3D movies. 

 

Founder & creative director of Stereoscape Ltd 

Development of cinematographic 3D storytelling language & aesthetics including

mis-en-scen, rhythm, spatial use, lighting, shot breakdown, performance and

production methods through my Finland-based company Stereoscape Ltd

since 2006. Experienced in various 3D capture methods & equipment

critical stereoscopic issues and factors,  post-production flows, 2D to 3D conversio 

display and projection systems & formats.

The company’s activities have been supported by major Finnish financiers

since its inception and its partner network extends from Europe through

to Japan & the USA. 

 

Education 

2000–2006 Master of Arts, Cinematography / 

 Film & TV Department, University of Arts and Design Helsinki (UIAH), Finland 

 

1999–2000 Cinematography Foundation / 

 Film Department, Academy of Performing Arts (FAMU), Prague, Czech Republic