ABOUT

Peter Diaz Porta is a Cameraman with 20 years of experience in the film and televisión industry. His capacity in diversity has lead him to take on various production responsibilities, such as; Director, Director of Photography and Cameraman.

Having started his career in the grip dept, and developing as a Key Grip, he then transfered to the camera dept, fist as a second and then fist AC, were he has now established himself as a full time Camera Operator.

Being an operator in multiple modes (Aerial, Under Water, Remote Head, Movi Pro),has lead him to achieve takes as a complete Cameraman.

His experience has lead him to work with well known networks such as National Geographic TV, Discovery Ch, NBS, MTV and Cinemax, as well as renouned Directors of Photography like Darius Kondji, Claudio Miranda, Dante Spinotti, and David Boyd.

Being bilingual in English and Spanish has given him the chance to work with mager GPN clients like Gatorade, Volkswagen, Visa, Nestle, as well as all major Colombian Production Companies.

After beeing rental manager at BVR in Miami for 5 years, Peter started Porta Picture; his own film equiptment rental house, and has worked on this life Project for more tan 10 years.

Porta Pictures specializes in high end Stabilized Camera Movement with the FreeFly Movi Pro, and a great portable but solid camera packadge with the new Red Scarlet W Dragon Camera.

All complimentary gear (LED’s, 4K Drone, grip, porta-jib, Dolly, mounts) are light weight and quick set up. His Documentary background has formed him to be fast, mobile and efficient.

Peter is an active member of: The Colombian Acadeny of Film, Science and Art (Academia de Ciencias y Artes Cinematograficas Colombiana) CICA, the SOA, GOA, PADI and others. He has worked on 14 Feature Films, 25 Documentaries and dozens of Commercials, ranging in formats from 35mm film, to Alexa and RED bodies.

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