Tommy Olsson

About

Tommy Olsson is a Swedish DP living in Stockholm. Growing up in the middle of nowhere he started exploring the art of film with his fathers old video camera at the age of 6, using his two brothers as actors. Today at the age of 25 he has shot several music videos, short films and commercials all around the world and he shoots both on film and digital.

Tommys cinematography centers around storytelling. He masters natural lighting and mostly uses the sun as his only light source. When working with artificial lighting, he prefers to work with few light sources and he isn’t afraid of isolating the scenes with lowlight and shadows. He enjoys spending time searching for the right lenses to find the individual look for each project.