is a filmmaker and creative professional with very well-developed technical skills and knowledge in digital film production.
He is the creator of the CineD Databases (formerly known as UCDB/Knowledge Base) and works at digital cinema tech magazine CineD, where he coordinates website-related projects, captures B-Roll and product images for reviews and interviews, and occasionally writes his own reviews.
Until 2020, Florian was employed as Technical Officer at film equipment rental DigiRental Wien. During his time as a rental technician, he created a digital Knowledge Base, which contained detailed information about various professional cameras and lenses. This Knowledge Base let you compare and combine camera and lens data and offered various easy-to-use tools for cinematographers, camera assistants and other industry professionals.
As part of cinema5D's rebranding to CineD and the major website re-design in 2020, Florian has become part of the CineD team and his Knowledge Base has been improved and integrated into CineD's website. See more details about the CineD Databases.
Florian is an experienced camera assistant, operator, and camera technician for commercials, documentaries, and short film projects. He has obtained his Bachelor's Degree in Digital Filmmaking from SAE Technology Institute in 2013.
Outside of the film business, he is a passionate photographer using mostly FUJIFILM gear. He loves graphic and web design and likes to build cool stuff. There's always an eye on the future of things.