II have been taking pictures since the age of fifteen.
It began with black and white. I had been using all
sorts of cameras from pinhole to huge view cameras. I
did all the lab work myself, sometimes I literally
moved in the darkroom for weeks. Those experiences
come handy even today.
Later I became more and more interested in
In the meantime I studied History and Literature since
those already owning a university degree had a better
chance for being accepted at the Hungarian Film
Having done a successful entry exam in 1989 I had the
opportunity to learn from masters like Gabor Szabo HSC, Vilmos Zsigmond
ASC, Billy Williams BSC, Haskell Vexler ASC and Lajos
It was about 24 years ago when I first met digital
imaging through a software called Photostyler.
My approach to VFX technology is always coming from
the natural image with 2D sensitivity. I consider
myself lucky often working on projects as DoP, as vfx
supervisor, as compositor, and at times even as a 3D
artist. Thus I have been able to learn both the
advantages and limitations of all the different
I enjoy working in any fields of vfx, but I'm most
experienced in supervising, compositing, lighting, and shooting both still and moving images
for the digital imaging process.
I'm 54 now. Sometimes I feel like a 6 year old,
sometimes as if being a 100.