This week, I’m joined by Adriaan Kirchner – an incredibly accomplished LA-based cinematographer with a truly stunning body of work. Adriaan has shot projects for celebrities like Kanye West and Jamie Foxx, amazing narrative films like “The Litas” (which premiered at Tribeca film festival), and has worked with countless high profile brands on commercial and branded content.
During our discussion, Adriaan shares his wealth of knowledge on the craft and business of working as a full time DP. We trace his entire career trajectory and explore key lessons learned along the way, including the importance of surrounding yourself with the right collaborators. Other topics covered include: Investing in gear, shooting spec material, lighting based on camera choice, and loads more.
This is Episode 76: How To Thrive As A Cinematographer In 2019 With Acclaimed DP Adriaan Kirchner
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