Emmanuel Lakkari is a Cinematographer based in Paris, shooting commercials, narratives, documentaries and music videos.

He began his career in photography and then worked at different image department positions in cinema and commercial before becoming a full time cinematographer.

He won two best Cinematography awards for a science-fiction short film entitled “300 000 km/sec” in the USA and worked on several projects that were nominated in International Film festivals.

With a passion for images aesthetic and anamorphic lens look, he developped his style with famous brands on commercials and tv Channel like Chanel, Cartier, Guerlain, Dior, TF1, Eurosport, M6…

Highly qualified and professional cinematographer, he's present at the very early stage of production and knows how to fit to your vision. He cares about bringing the best logistical and economical solutions to create an artistic direction that perfectly match your ideas and bring the project to life. He will take you beyond your own expectations.

Now, he's developing narrative projects, like feature films or TV series with ambitious storytelling and technically challenging projects.

He likes to meet new people, works with new artistic and technical approach in narrative and commercial project. He specialized in 2019 in gimbal stabilisation equipment like the Freefly Movi pro or Ronin 2 but also car shots with the Flowcine Blackarm.

Emmanuel works on all projects, big and small.

Representation

Spain/Colombia/Sweden
JOHANNA HORN
+34 93 309 07 78
+34 622 73 77 88

johanna@mindedfactory.com

Gear

+ Panasonic EVA1 package
+ Atomos Shogun Inferno
+ Sigma art Zoom Lenses
+ Freefly Movi pro

Instagram News

Picture of  commercial BTS for @alzainjewellery Jewellery brand in Bahraïn.Project as a Cinematographer produced by @blusteelfilms.I hope soon released. The project was very cool to do and with a Premium Team !!⠀
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#director #realisateur #directors #commercialproduction #lineproducer⠀⠀
#movipro #ronin2 #dji #RED #real #behindthescene #unionchefsoperateurs @unionchefsoperateurs
Picture of commercial BTS for @alzainjewellery Jewellery brand in Bahraïn.Project as a Cinematographer produced by @blusteelfilms.I hope soon released. The project was very cool to do and with a Premium Team !!⠀ .⠀⠀ .⠀⠀ .⠀⠀ #director #realisateur #directors #commercialproduction #lineproducer⠀⠀ #movipro #ronin2 #dji #RED #real #behindthescene #unionchefsoperateurs @unionchefsoperateurs
il y a 2 semaines
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BTS of a commercial I did as a Cinematographer for @alzainjewellery brand. Soon released I hope. Stay tuned. Huge work on this one.⠀
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Thanks @blusteelfilms production and @wikkid.productions to bring me on it.⠀
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Amazing BTS from  Filmmaker @haipe.me. Follow him⠀
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#director #commercial #jewellery #realisateur #pub #bahrain #bts #makingoff #cinematographerlife #unionchefsoperateurs @unionchefsoperateurs

BTS of a commercial I did as a Cinematographer for @alzainjewellery brand. Soon released I hope. Stay tuned. Huge work on this one.⠀

Thanks @blusteelfilms production and @wikkid.productions to bring me on it.⠀

Amazing BTS from Filmmaker @haipe.me. Follow him⠀
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#director #commercial #jewellery #realisateur #pub #bahrain #bts #makingoff #cinematographerlife #unionchefsoperateurs @unionchefsoperateurs

il y a 2 semaines
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BTS of the commercial Al Zaïn Jewelry brand in Bahraïn. Project as a Cinematographer produced by @blusteelfilms. Actress @dliviaa. ⠀
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#director #realisateur #directors #commercialproduction #lineproducer⠀
#movipro #ronin2 #dji #RED #unionchefsoperateurs @unionchefsoperateurs

BTS of the commercial Al Zaïn Jewelry brand in Bahraïn. Project as a Cinematographer produced by @blusteelfilms. Actress @dliviaa. ⠀
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#director #realisateur #directors #commercialproduction #lineproducer⠀
#movipro #ronin2 #dji #RED #unionchefsoperateurs @unionchefsoperateurs

il y a 3 semaines
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Commercial for @tagheuer and @bahrainjewellerycentre as Cinematographer shot in Bahraïn.
Also Ronin2 operator on this one.Directors cut version!⠀⠀
Produced by White Cube: @x.a.v.l.e.r ( producer) & @renaud_santosmoro (Director).⠀⠀
Production executive: @blusteelfilms ⠀⠀
1st AD: @alifingerz
Colorist: @manucineProduct: CARRERA BAHRAIN LIMITED EDITION Watch.⠀⠀
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Thanks @sarah_lki IG for help on this post.⠀⠀
#tagheuercarrera #bahrainlimitededition #tagheuer #unionchefsoperateurs #director #realisateur #porsche #car #watch

Commercial for @tagheuer and @bahrainjewellerycentre as Cinematographer shot in Bahraïn.
Also Ronin2 operator on this one.

Directors cut version!⠀⠀
Produced by White Cube: @x.a.v.l.e.r ( producer) & @renaud_santosmoro (Director).⠀⠀
Production executive: @blusteelfilms ⠀⠀
1st AD: @alifingerz
Colorist: @manucine

Product: CARRERA BAHRAIN LIMITED EDITION Watch.⠀⠀
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Thanks @sarah_lki IG for help on this post.⠀⠀
#tagheuercarrera #bahrainlimitededition #tagheuer #unionchefsoperateurs #director #realisateur #porsche #car #watch

il y a 2 mois
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Video for the Commercial for @tagheuer and @bahrainjewellerycentre as Cinematographer shot in Bahraïn.
Also Ronin2 operator on this one.Directors cut version!⠀
Produced by White Cube: @x.a.v.l.e.r ( producer) & @renaud_santosmoro (Director).⠀
Production executive: @blusteelfilms ⠀
1st AD: @alifingerz
Colorist: @manucineProduct: CARRERA BAHRAIN LIMITED EDITION Watch.⠀
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Thanks @sarah_lki IG for help on this post.⠀
#tagheuercarrera #bahrainlimitededition #tagheuer #unionchefsoperateurs #director #realisateur #porsche #car #watch

Video for the Commercial for @tagheuer and @bahrainjewellerycentre as Cinematographer shot in Bahraïn.
Also Ronin2 operator on this one.

Directors cut version!⠀
Produced by White Cube: @x.a.v.l.e.r ( producer) & @renaud_santosmoro (Director).⠀
Production executive: @blusteelfilms ⠀
1st AD: @alifingerz
Colorist: @manucine

Product: CARRERA BAHRAIN LIMITED EDITION Watch.⠀
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Thanks @sarah_lki IG for help on this post.⠀
#tagheuercarrera #bahrainlimitededition #tagheuer #unionchefsoperateurs #director #realisateur #porsche #car #watch

il y a 2 mois
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Commercial for @tagheuer and @bahrainjewellerycentre as Cinematographer shot in Bahraïn.
Also Ronin2 operator on this one.Directors cut version!⠀
Produced by White Cube: @x.a.v.l.e.r ( producer) & @renaud_santosmoro (Director).⠀
Production executive: @blusteelfilms ⠀
1st AD: @alifingerz
Colorist: @manucineProduct: CARRERA BAHRAIN LIMITED EDITION Watch.⠀
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Thanks @sarah_lki IG for help on this post.⠀
#tagheuercarrera #bahrainlimitededition #tagheuer #unionchefsoperateurs #director #realisateur #porsche #car #watch

Commercial for @tagheuer and @bahrainjewellerycentre as Cinematographer shot in Bahraïn.
Also Ronin2 operator on this one.

Directors cut version!⠀
Produced by White Cube: @x.a.v.l.e.r ( producer) & @renaud_santosmoro (Director).⠀
Production executive: @blusteelfilms ⠀
1st AD: @alifingerz
Colorist: @manucine

Product: CARRERA BAHRAIN LIMITED EDITION Watch.⠀
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Thanks @sarah_lki IG for help on this post.⠀
#tagheuercarrera #bahrainlimitededition #tagheuer #unionchefsoperateurs #director #realisateur #porsche #car #watch

il y a 2 mois
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Levi's specs commercial as a dop is finally out. Thanks @alexramadier director to involve me in it. I also did the color grading. Model is @___egger___ thanks for your time and talent.
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#jeans #fashion #women #director #realisateur #lifestyle #real #pub #commercial #jeansbrand #speccommercial #paris

Levi's specs commercial as a dop is finally out. Thanks @alexramadier director to involve me in it. I also did the color grading. Model is @___egger___ thanks for your time and talent.
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#jeans #fashion #women #director #realisateur #lifestyle #real #pub #commercial #jeansbrand #speccommercial #paris

il y a 5 mois
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Color grade step of a Levi's spec commercial i did as a Cinematographer. I'm also colorist on it. Thanks to the director @alexramadier and actress @___egger___ . Shot in Eva1 and Sony alpha 6300.
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#unionchefsoperateurs
#commercial #levis #ad #director #realisateur #colorist

Color grade step of a Levi's spec commercial i did as a Cinematographer. I'm also colorist on it. Thanks to the director @alexramadier and actress @___egger___ . Shot in Eva1 and Sony alpha 6300.
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#unionchefsoperateurs
#commercial #levis #ad #director #realisateur #colorist

il y a 6 mois
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Early morning location scout in Bahrain as a dop for a commercial that will be soon online.
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#unionchefsoperateurs #commercial #cars #highway #sun #patagonia #director #realisateur #publicité @blusteelfilms

Early morning location scout in Bahrain as a dop for a commercial that will be soon online.
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#unionchefsoperateurs #commercial #cars #highway #sun #patagonia #director #realisateur #publicité @blusteelfilms

il y a 7 mois
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Nikon Festival interior short film named "Squiggle" bts scene as Dop. Shot a month ago. Shot with Sony fx9. Soon on nikon festival platform. Vote for us!!!!!
Thanks to the directors @victor_lvstr and @alexramadier and all the team. @sonyprofilmmaking
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#nikonfestival #sonyfx9 #unionchefsoperateurs @minded_factory #director #realisateur #courtmetrage

Nikon Festival interior short film named "Squiggle" bts scene as Dop. Shot a month ago. Shot with Sony fx9. Soon on nikon festival platform. Vote for us!!!!!
Thanks to the directors @victor_lvstr and @alexramadier and all the team. @sonyprofilmmaking
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#nikonfestival #sonyfx9 #unionchefsoperateurs @minded_factory #director #realisateur #courtmetrage

il y a 7 mois
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