Born in Vienna, Roman Chalupnik has established himself here as a seasoned director of photography and his vision has achieved recognition in the film, television and advertising media.


He continued working in the camera department until he was one of 12 to be accepted in National Filmakademie in Lodz/Poland where he specialized in cinematography. In 2007 he was the Polish cinematography student representative for the Hungarian Cinematography master class, which is held every two years by the University of Drama and Film and the Hungarian Society of Cinematography. Roman Chalupnik`s cinematography has been selected to screen at various international film festivals, including the renowned Camerimage, where he was nominated for best student film.


He is experienced with Aaton, Arriflex, Moviecam, Panavision super16 and 35mm systems, and all digital formats.He also provides movie equipment such as a Moviecam 35mm camera, the Movietube Lt 35mm adapter and various PL prime lenses.


Currently he is working in different genres such as short films, television shows, commercials, music videos, and documentary films.