A freelance photographer and cinematographer based in Berlin and born in Northern Germany in 1981. After completing his studies in 2002, he started to work in the  television industry as a camera–assistant. In 2007 he quit his job to become a cinematographer.

He studied Cinematography at the University for Film and Televison “Konrad Wolf“ in Potsdam – Babelsberg. He graduated in 2012. For the next two years he has travelled through the Ukraine, Azerbaijan and Russia working on personal photo-projects. Since 2015 he is working as a freelance photographer.


Gil is now available for commission.

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2019 Production Paradise Spotlight Award Winner Documentary

2019 Px3 Paris Photo Award - Bronze in Portraiture 

2019 Life Framer Photography Award - Honorary Mention 

2019 The Independent Photo Emerging Talent - Finalist

2018 The Independent Photo 2nd prize

2018 Finalist World Report Award - Festival della Fotografia Etica

2018 Finalist The Independent Photo 

2014 Shortlist The Magnum IdeasTap Photographic Award

2014 Shortlist Emerging Photographer Fund 

2013 Shortlist Emerging Photographer Fund

2013 VG Bild-Kunst Grant