Stephan Burchardt was born in Goerlitz, Germany in 1983. He found his cinematic footing as a child playing around and shooting with his grandmother’s
He turned his attention to a more scholarly approach to the craft. Completing an apprenticeship as a media artist after graduating Highschool. Because of several internships at ARRI, laboratory Schweiz, MCA Light and Grip, Panasonic HD Service he was able to gather a lot of experience at a young age and started already working in the industry as
Stephan continued to build his
In 2006 he officially started working as a DoP for various TV and feature films. At this time he was
He successfully completed his studies at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg with a degree in cinematography in 2013 while already having an enormous body of work.
Stephan shot a couple of feature films like Stung, House without a Roof, Olympia 1936, and a bunch more. In 2016 he has done several campaigns of visually enthralling work for TRIVAGO, WWF and the sports brand FILA. Recently he shot five personal stories for Japanese car brand LEXUS.
Today, he is represented by the well-known agency „BITE Management
and works around the globe as a freelancer DoP and photographer for established commercial agencies and production companies.