Nikolai Huber, digital film compositor, DIT digital imaging technician, director of photography, Munich
  • digital film compositor (14)
  • DIT digital imaging technician (3)
  • director of photography (15)


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    About Nikolai Huber

    Nikolai Huber was born 1994 in Munich where he graduated with a german and french diploma. After spending several years working as a cameraman and supporting actor at the Munich Kammerspiele Theatre, Nikolai joined the visual effects company Trixter as a Digital-Effects-Artist. Since 2014 he is enrolled at the University of Television and Film Munich and has shot multiple fictional as well as documentary films.
    In addition to his work as a cameraman, Nikolai Huber works in collaboration with Peter Zeitlinger A.S.C. as a Digital Image Artist / On-Set compositing artist for internationally acclaimed productions such as James Franco's "Future World", Ivan Tverdovsky's "Jump Man" and Rudolph Herzog's "How to Sell a War". For his latest camera work for „Find Fix Finish“ Nikolai Huber was awarded with a special mention by the Jury for best Cinematography at the 2017 Camerimage International Film Festival.

    Projects as DIT digital imaging technician

    2018Der Club der singenden MetzgerTV Movie (multi-part), ARD [de], Degeto [de], SWR [de]Uli EdelMOOVIE GmbH
    2018How to Fake a War (aka How to Sell a War) (WT)Feature FilmRudolph HerzogFME, Film and Music Entertainment Ltd. [uk/ie]
    2018TommasoFeature FilmAbel FerraraSimila(r) srl [it]

    Film projects in other capacities

    2019E.ON - Cat Mansion. Power to the CatsCommercialNils KellerBoost Media GmbHconcept artist (vfx)
    2018Midnight RegulationsMedium Length FilmNils KellerHFF Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München [de]vfx producer
    2018TommasoFeature FilmAbel FerraraSimila(r) srl [it]2nd unit dop
    2017Grave ButlerShort FilmSophie AverkampHFF Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München [de]key/dolly grip
    2017Moosehead - The Moose TaleSpec CommercialNils KellerHFF Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München [de]key/dolly grip
    2017Happles HansShort FilmRena DumontNeue Horizonte Film:::: und Medienproduktion – Thomas Bresinsky e.K.1st assistant camera
    2017Death is so permanentShort FilmMoritz BinderGamutfilmvfx supervisor
    2016Ein PassagierShort FilmSebastian HusakHFF Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München [de]digital effects designer
    2016Gestalten (aka Krisis) (WT)Education/Training ProductionWouter WirthHFF Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München [de]1st assistant camera
    2016Joop! - I remember (Webfilm) (WT)CommercialSimon DendaDREIFILMelectrician
    2015TaraShort FilmFelicitas SonvillaHFF Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München [de]2nd assistant camera
    2015BMW - LaserlightSpec CommercialMinh DuongSerious Fox, Hutner & Retzer Film GbRelectrician
    2015JungeShort FilmAdrian von der BorchHFF Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München [de]1st assistant camera
    2015AftermathShort DocumentarySylvain CruiziatHFF Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München [de]1st assistant camera
    2012KuntergraudunkelbuntIndie Feature FilmAnna RollerAncaro Filmproductions, Anna Roller & Co.gaffer
    201227. Internationales DOK.fest München 2012 - FestivaltrailerCommercialMoritz BinderTrimafilm [de]set runner

    Other projects

    YearProject typeTitleActivityCompany
    2016 - 2017stage playDer SpielerLive-VideoMünchner Kammerspiele
    2012 - 2015stage playSatansbratenLive-VideoMünchner Kammerspiele
    2011 - 2013stage playFranziskaBeleuchterMünchner Kammerspiele
    2010 - 2013stage playE la nave vaGorillaMünchner Kammerspiele

    Film awards

    2017Find Fix FinishCamerimage [pl]Special Mention - Documentary shorts competitionWinner

    Basic data

    LanguagesEnglish (Fluent), French (Fluent), German (Native speaker), Italian (Good)
    Experience abroadNorth Africa: Morocco
    Southern Europe: Croatia, Italy
    Southeast Asia: Hongkong
    Western Europe: France, Ireland
    Central Asia: Georgia
    Special skillsVFX Supervision, On-Set-Compositing
    Own equipmentDIT/VFX Workstation:
    Mac Pro 3.0GHz 8-core
    MacBook Pro 2.9GHz 6‑core i9

    64 TB Promise Pegasus R8 RAID
    2TB T5 Shuttle SSD (x10)
    EIZO CG279X ColorEdge 27" Monitor
    DaVinci Resolve Mini Panel
    iPad Pro 12.9" Dailies Viewer
    EducationEnrolled at the University of Television and Film (HFF) Munich "Cinematography"
    Immediate working areaMunich
    1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Bavaria