+1 (646) 318- 6229 (us/Euro), +81 (050) 5532- 9780 (Jpn) / sungrcho@gmail.com

- Director of photography, IATSE Local 600 International Cinematographers Guild

   *Download Resume/CV Here

AVAILABLE TO WORK WORLDWIDE. Would love to Hear from you. 

NO PROJECTS TOO SMALL, NO BUDGET TOO LOW.

LITTLE ABOUT ME: 

Origin. "Heart of" Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan

- Born to a Zainichi-Korean Family. Relocated to the u.s. as an exchange student. Discovered cinema shortly before college graduation.

- Worked through the ranks of camera department in NYC+ elsewhere with some of the most celebrated talents in the industry. 

- Also frequently works as a camera operator on major television series. 

- Participated in prestigious Berlinale Talents in February, 2017Currents Magazine interviewed me!

- Like to split my time between NYC, LA, Tokyo/Kyoto, Europe and any travel destinations.

- A certified PADI Advanced Diver, serious travel addict, casual runner/yoga fan and film Purist photographer and an evolving minimalist.

PRESS. 

"The Transfiguration" (2017)

 Hollywood Reporter, Variety, American Cinematographers,  Indiewire, Nofilmschool, Dailydead

"Graceland" (2013)

 Hollywood Reporter, Variety, NYTimes, LATimes

"Home" (2013)

 Canon USA, BTLNews