TILMAN HOLZHAUER      cinematography      photography      filmography      news      | tilman.holzhauer@yahoo.de | +49 1788320205      

Tilman Holzhauer spent parts of his youth in Mexico and Belgium and studied cinematography at the renowned Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg. Apart from his passion for documentary film he also worked in other areas, like for example fashion-film and -photography during a year he spent in the beautiful Barcelona.

He enjoys entering situations of great visual and emotional intensity and is always on the lookout for that famous picture, that only in the mind (completely) comes to life. His biggest motivation are stories that take us deep into other, alien worlds and let us participate in their beauty and/or dreadfulness. He loves people and their stories with genuine interest and an open mind. Finding images that touch by more than mere conventional esthetics is his personal challenge.

He is now working as a freelance photographer, digital colorist and cinematographer for documentary, commercials/corporate/fashion and feature in Berlin. His works include various coproductions with german public television, were in parts shown or awarded at international festivals and broadcasted on german television.

Two years ago he co-founded the coworking space 'Der Salon' and the post production facility 'Der Salon postproduction' in Berlin

languages: german, english, spanish, french
shooting exp.: France, Austria, Hungary, Switzerland, Spain, USA, Netherlands, Chile, Israel, Myanmar, India
special knowledge: 35mm, 16mm, Alexa/Amira, RED Epic/One/Scarlet, Sony FS7/F3/F5/F55/Fs7, Canon C300/500, BMCC/BMPCC, DSLR, HDCam, color grading (Scratch, Resolve), finishing, professional monitor calibration (LCD, OLED)
job location: Berlin, Cologne, Barcelona, Stuttgart/Ludwigsburg