Profile (English)

  • Dean Professor of Cinematography, Korea University of Media Arts (2004~Current) / Cinematographer
  • CEO of UHD Visual Power Station (UHD Contents Production)
  • Member of the board of directors, Sejong Culture Foundation
  • Comittee Member of Chungnam Film Commission
  • Member of the board of directors, Korean Underwater Diving Association / Chairman of the underwater film and photo committee 
  • Comittee Member of Daejun Film Commission(2014-2016)
  • Senior Coordinator Asia & Senior Instructor, Santa Fe International Workshops
  • SMPTE(Society of Motion Pictures and Television Engineers) Professional Member (#3000185990)
  • Ph.D. in Visual Art, Graduate School of Sogang Univ.
  • M.A. in Visual Media, Graduate School of Sogang Univ.
  • B.A. in Sociology, Donggjuk Univ.
  • Ultra Light Aviation Vehicle Pilot, licensed by KTSA(Korea Transportation Safety Authority) (#91-00303*)
  • 3D Rig Technician Instructor certified by 3Ality Technica
  • Scuba Diving Instructor Trainer, certified by Korea Underwater Diving Assosiation(#TR KUDA 046)
  • First Aid/CPR/AED Instructor, certified by Korea Underwater Diving Assosiation(#14-017)
  • Underwater Videography Instructor Trainer(PSAI IT-885)
  • Underwater Videography Instructor (BSAC UWVI 0010)
  • Scuba Diving Instructor (BSAC OWI-0453)
  • Scuba Diving Instructor (PSAI OWI-885)
  • Global Underwater Explorer Diver (GUE FDM #77041878)
  • Underwater Videographer Certification(SP-VI-04-012)
  • Rescue Diver Certification(SP-RD-05-185)

2016

  • Cinematography Instructor, AFA(Asian Film Academy) in BIFF2016
  • Moderator, LINK of CINE-ASIA; Asian Film Forum & Business Showcase in the 21th Busan International Film Festival
  • Judging Panel, Underwater Photography Content, the 11th National Marine Leisure Festival
  • Committee Member, Project Management Committee of UHD Content Production Supporting Program in Korea Radio Promotion Association
  • Consultant, Establishment of Asian Film School, BFC(Busan Film Commission)
  • Committee member, The Promotion Committee of Sejong City Culture Foundation
  • Consultant, VFX Studio building project of KOCCA 
    Moderator(the 3rd session), International Symposium of  Korea Film Archive
  • Awarded the Best Instructor Trainer by KUDA(Korea Underwater Diving Association) 
  • Instructor for TI&E of Navy Headquater

2015

  • Speaker, the 20th Busan International Film Festival Technical Seminar(BIFCOM2015) ‘Current Tangible Virtual Reality Filmmaking Technology and It’s Limits'
  • Awarded Commendation from the Minister Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (about the contribution for the search and rescue mission of Sewol Ferry accident)  
  • TF Team Member, Immersive Media Project in Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning
  • Judging Panel, Public Home-shopping TV

2014

  • Cinematography Instructor, AFA(Asian Film Academy) in BIFF 2014 
  • Underwater Videographer, Govenment-wide Emergency Headquaters of SEWOL ferry accident
  • Committee Member of Daejun Film Commission
  • The 1st Speaker, International Symposium - The 40th anniversary of Korean Film Archive (Subject: The Magic of Immersion-Past, Present and Future of Cinema) 
  • International Speaker, Hong Kong Film New Action – 4K Movie Power
  • Interviewer, Recruiting Interview for Daejeon Agency of Advanced Cultral Technology & Services
  • Speaker, Training Workshop for EBS(Educationa; Broadcasting System)  (Subject: Changes in Broadcasting Industry)
  • Interviewer, Recruiting Interview for TBS(Trafiic Broadcasting Station)

2013

  • Cinematography Instructor, ASEAN-Korea Film Leaders Incubator: FLY2013
  • Technical Expert Adviser, Busan Film Commission
  • Technical Expert for Korean National Competency Standard
  • Senior Researcher, 'Training Guide Book for 4K UHDTV 3D Production Workflow', Korea Content Creation Agency
  • Judging Panel, Korea Communications Agency's 2013 Contents Production Support Project
  • Speaker, Technical Seminar(3D in UHDTV) in the 3rd Seoul International 3D Fair
  • Moderator, International Conference in the 3rd Seoul International 3D Fair
  • Consultant, The 3rd Seoul International 3D Fair
  • Interviewer, Recruiting Interview for Civil Service of Daejun City
  • Interviewer, Recruiting Interview for Civil Service of Daegu City
  • Interviewer, Recruiting Interview for Civil Service of Sejong City
  • Instructor, Advanced Digital Cinematography Workshop, Emplyment & Welfare Committee for Audio-Visual Industry
  • Appraiser, Seoul Southern District Court (about Stereo3D contents business)

2012

  • The Chairman of the Executive Committee for the 2nd Seoul International 3D Fair
  • Underwater Director of Photography & Workshop Instructor, AFA(Asian Film Academy) in BIFF 2011.
  • Speaker, UHDTV Technology and Production Seminar (by KOCCA&KBCDA)
  • Instructor, Santa Fe HD Workshop (Mumbai, India)
  • Instructor, KOCCA Stereo 3D Production Workshop
  • Judging Panel, Korean Film Archive(KFA)’s Digital Restoration Project

2011

  • Cinematography Supervisor, AFA(Asian Film Academy) in BIFF 2011, Special Lecture ‘The Future of Digital Cinema’
  • Instructor, Santa Fe 3D Workshop (Los Angeles)
  • Judging Panel, Marine Environment Photography Contest
  • Expert Adviser, 3D Industry Promoting Project in CTP
  • Expert Adviser, TF Team of Chungnam Techno Park
  • Interviewer, Civil Service Examination for Daejun City
  • Planning Director, HnK3D Co,Ltd.

2010

  • Moderator, the 15th Pusan International Film Festival Technical Seminar(BIFCOM2010); ‘The Current State of 3D Content Industry and Its Industrialization’
  • Instructor, Santa Fe 3D Workshop (Los Angeles)
  • Judging Panel, the 5th Underwater Photographic Contest
  • Moderator & Speaker, the 5th EBS International Documentary Festival Seminar
  • Instructor, HD Camera Operating Workshop(KOCCA; Korea Creative Content Agency)
  • Judging Panel, Korean Film Archive(KFA)’s Digital Restoration Project
  • Consultant, Goyang City Media Center
  • Judging Panel, National Cemetery’s Promotional Film Production Project
  • Judging Panel, The Independence Hall of Korea’s Promotional Film Production Project

2009

  • Judging Panel, The 3rd Daejun Independent Film Festival
  • Instructor, Santa Fe HD Workshop (Bangkok, Thailand)
  • Moderator, the 14th Pusan International Film Festival Technical Seminar(BIFCOM2009); ‘The Status of Research and Development of Film Technology and Take-off Plans’
  • Consultant, Korean Film Archive(KFA)’s Digital Restoration Software Development Project
  • Research committee member, High School Textbook development project of Ministry of Education, Science and Technology
  • Deliberation committee member, High School Textbook development project of Gyeonggi Provincial Office of Education
  • Instructor, HD Underwater Cinematography Workshop(KOCCA)

2008

  • Instructor, HD Camera Workshop(EBS)
  • Instructor, HD Production Workshop(Juju Knowledge Industry Promotional Agency)
  • Moderator, the 13th Pusan International Film Festival Technical Seminar(BIFCOM2008); ‘Restored Films, Have a future in the Market?’
  • Instructor, Santa Fe HD Workshop (Bangkok, Thailand)
  • Instructor, HDTV Production Workshop(KBI; Korean Broadcasting Institute)
  • Instructor, 3D Stereoscopic Camera Workshop(KBI; Korean Broadcasting Institute)
  • Instructor, Digital HD Film Making Workshop(Jeonju Creative Industry Town)

2007

  • Instructor, HD Camera Workshop(MBC)
  • Moderator, the 12th Pusan International Film Festival Technical Seminar(BIFCOM2007); ‘3D Cinema Market; the Opportunities and Challenges’
  • Instructor, Santa Fe HD Workshop (Seoul, Korea)
  • Instructor, HDTV Production Workshop(KBI; Korean Broadcasting Institute)
  • Instructor, HD Production Workshop(Chonbuk University Digital Media Center)
  • Instructor, Digital HD Cinematography (Busan Film Commission)
  • Speaker, Business Strategy of Production Information Infrastructure Seminar(KBI)

2006

  • Speaker, Korean Film Education Society’s Seminar; the 2nd Topic ‘Approaching Strategy of Digital HD Film Making’
  • Moderator, the 11th Pusan International Film Festival Technical Seminar(BIFCOM2006) ‘Business Models and Visions of Digital Cinema)
  • Instructor, HDTV Production Workshop(KBI; Korean Broadcasting Institute)
  • Instructor, Digital HD Broadcasting Workshop(Juju Knowledge Industry Promotional Agency)
  • Speaker, Moving Image Technology Association of Korea’s Seminar; the 1st Topic ‘Scalability of Digital Image Technology’
  • Instructor, Santa Fe HD Workshop (Bangkok, Thailand)
  • Instructor, Asian Young Filmmakers’ Forum 2006 Workshop.
  • Instructor, the 7th Jeonju International Film Festival; ‘Digital HD Filmmaking Technical Class’

2005

  • Instructor, HDTV Production Workshop(KBI; Korean Broadcasting Institute)
  • Speaker, Moving Image Technology Association of Korea’s Seminar; the 3rd Topic ‘A Trend of HD Image Technology Development’
  • Examiner, Recruiting Test of EBS
  • Chief Director, KBI’s Cyber Academy Curriculum Development Project(HDTV Production Course)

2004

  • Translator & Speaker, Sony Korea’s HD Cinematography Workshop (with Mike Spodnik, SOC)
  • Speaker, the 4th Gwangju International Film Festival Conference ‘Understanding of Digital HD Filmmaking’
  • Instructor, HD Production Workshop(Chonbuk University Digital Media Center)
  • Instructor, HDTV Production Workshop(Skylife HD)
  • Instructor, HDTV Production Workshop(KBI; Korean Broadcasting Institute)
  • Instructor, Digital HD Filmmaking Workshop(Daegu Digital Industry Promotion Agency)
  • Instructor, HDTV Production Workshop(KBS Training Center

2003

  • Examiner, Recruiting Test of EBS
  • Instructor, HDTV Production Workshop(KBI; Korean Broadcasting Institute)
  • Speaker, BCWW(Broadcasting Worldwide) 2003 Seminar ‘HDTV Production System’
  • Speaker, GITCT(Gwangju Information and Culture Industry Promotion Agency) International Seminar

2002

  • Appraisal Member, Training Program/Project for Digital Cinema Industry(KOFIC; Korea Film Industry Commission)
  • Instructor, Digital HD Cinematography Workshop(Korea National University of Arts)
  • Speaker, Sony Korea’s HD 24P Production Seminar
  • Instructor, HD Camera Workshop(MBC)
  • Instructor, HDTV Production Workshop(KBI; Korean Broadcasting Institute)

2001

  • Instructor, HDTV Production Workshop(KBI; Korean Broadcasting Institute)
  • Instructor, HD Camera Workshop(EBS)