A love for flying has led Phil into the air for his work as well. Phil is busy working as an aerial director of photography & aerial camera operator on feature films and TV series, both in the UK & worldwide, utilising helicopter and drones.
Originally stemming from Germany, Phil is a London based cinematographer who works internationally on features, promos and commercials. Bringing a background of extreme sports and specialisation in aerials and high-speed cinematography to his commercial work, he is very at ease in challenging environments. Phil’s commercial portfolio includes notable brands such as Emirates Airlines, Deutsche Telekom, BMW and Sure. He has also served as the Aerial Director of Photography on Danny Boyle’s ‘Trust’ and credits include features such as ‘Johnny English 3’ and ‘Operation Red Sea’. With an extensive knowledge of remote heads and tracking vehicles, Phil is in demand for action packed, high speed commercials and sequences in features and TV. Outside of work, you may find him jumping out of planes, flying wingsuits or on winding country roads with his motorcycle.