Janusz Sikora - Cinematographer / Cinematography Instructor
His affinity with Light expands over twenty years during which he cultivates classic approach to Light as exercised by Masters of Painting,
Cinematography and Photography. Cinematic Mood and expression of emotion are his favored aspects of Cinematic Expression.
Gold Plaque Award for Cinematography at The Chicago International Film Festival.
Janusz has shot film and video in the extreme conditions of the North Pole, Arabian Desert and Indian Ocean.
He has designed and teaches Dancing with Light Technique which is a method of lighting and capturing the Scene as an exact reflection of
what has been imagined. Dancing with Light Technique engages cinematographer in true nature of creative process where creative lighting
is accomplished the "old fashion" - Film Way - without necessity of "lighting by the monitor".
As such, it cuts post production image corrections time by 75%.
Janusz designed Light for Television and Theatre and intermittently teaches Cinematic Expression at University of Southern California,
University of California, Columbia College Hollywood, New York Film Academy.
He has been invited to conduct series of seminars and workshops at Dreamworks where he addressed subject of light interaction with
materials and methodology of visual eloquence in cinematic expression.
He conducted Cinematic Expression Seminar for TATA Group at University of Southern California.
He has explored Light with large format photography .
From 1995 - Light Extreme Cinematography Workshops USA, Europe and Middle East.
2011- 2013 Head of Cinematography Dptm / Senior Lecturer -The Red Sea Institute of Cinematic Arts
Exposure / Light Consultant for Spectra Cine in Burbank, California