Jan David Günther

Director of Photography 

Jan David Günther was born 1988 in Cologne. From the age of fifteen, he worked as photo assistent and first / second assistant camera during his spare time, later he worked as press photographer. 

Jan David gained his university entrance qualification and completed his formal training as industrial mechanic in 2009 at Rudolf Steiner School, Kassel. Afterwards, he did a six-month internship at Arri Rental in Munich. During this time he also worked as photo assistant for fashion photographer Felix Krammer. 

In 2010 he started working as a freelance photographer focusing on fashion and advertising photography. Since October 2012 Jan David is studying Cinematography / Composition at Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg.



2015 WHERE TO, MISS?, Documentary – Director: Manuela Bastian

2015 PAPA AFRIKA, Documentary – Director: Manuela Bastian

2013 DNKL – HUNT, Musik clip – Director: Jan David Günther, Bassi Lichtenberg

2013 HEUTE KANN ICH MIR DAS NICHT MEHR ERLAUBEN, Short film – Director: Siegmund Skalar

2012 REMIS, Short film – Director: Manuela Bastian, Vangelis Anthimos

2012 ANNÄHERUNG, Short film – Director: Sascha Vredenburg

2011 GONE, Music clip – Director: Jan David Günther, Andre May

2010 PERFECT BREAKFAST, Commercial – Director: Nico Sommer

2009 TU SO, Music clip – Director: Julius Schultheiß