A freelance photographer and cinematographer based in Frankfurt am Main 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.
Images on this site are available for print. Please contact.
AWARDS AND GRANTS
2023 Photo London - Group Exhibition
2023 Lagois Photo Prize - Shortlist
2023 Belfast Photo Festival - Shortlist
2022 LensCulture Summer Open - Winner
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 World Report Award - Finalist
2018 The Independent Photo - Finalist
2014 The Magnum IdeasTap Photographic Award - Shortlist
2014 Burn Magazine Emerging Photographer Fund - Shortlist
2013 Burn Magazine Emerging Photographer Fund - Shortlist
2013 VG Bild-Kunst Grant