Peter Scheid Film
Peter Scheid born in Essen, Germany is a director of photography for Documentary Film, Reportage, Corporate Video and TVC
and works internationally, mostly in Africa, Asia Pacific and Oceania.
Started to photograph in Africa, changed later to reportage, documentary film, field cameraman.
International number: +84 – 918921258
Wrote a feature film script for a mini series on photo correspondents and cameramen in conflict zones in Africa, 3 episodes.
For filming off shore and aerial shooting from helicopter:
“BOSIET” 2012 Falck Nutec Certificate No: 92765700250512002. Validity: 25 May 2012 – 24 May 2016, OPITO Approved (rescue-, fire-, helicopter- emergency training) for oil rigs – marine construction – ship building.
Sony High – Definition cameras, professional octocopter for aerial film, splashbags for sailing and expeditions in humidity, Sennheiser microphones, Sony wireless microphones, Sachtler/Vinten tripods, portable 5 meter aluminum light crane + Sachtler aluminium tripod + monitor + counterweights, Sachtler Steadicam, Shoulder Mount, GoPro Black Hero3 helmet camera etc …
Latest projects in Africa, reportages, documentaries, news:
Photo reportages 1989 – 2005: Burkina Faso, Angola, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Chad, Uganda, D.R.Congo, South Africa.
About “Operation Iron Fist” in South – Sudan and North – Uganda,
the SPLA, LRA and the UPDF, photo and film, 2003 – 2005.
“Operation Artemis”, Dem.Rep.Congo, in and near Bunia, Lendu / Hema conflict, photo and film, 2003.
Filmed and photographed abducted children, displaced people and refugees in the east of Dem. Rep. Congo and the north of Uganda.
“Children of War”, reportage, producer, Dem. Rep. of Congo 1999.
“Kampala City Portrait”, reportage 2003.
“Uganda at the Crossroads”, camera, reportage 2003.
“Gulu and the Night Commuters”, camera, reportage 2003.
“Rwenzori Pygmies”, camera, reportage 2004.
“Mist over dark water”, documentary 2004.
“Displaced Persons in Uganda”, photo and film, reportage 2003.
“The Lord’s Resistance Army” ( Interview with Kenneth Banya, LRA top commander and military adviser of Joseph Kony, other LRA commanders and abducted victims) Sudan/Uganda 2003 – 2006.
“Leprosy in Rwenzori” near Kasese in the west of Uganda, camera, reportage 2004.
“Polio in Africa”, photo and film, Central East Africa 2000 – 2003.
“Life and Death in Pabbo”, photo and film, 2001 – 2003, 2004.
“Awach IDP Camp” Uganda’s humanitarian crisis, photo & film, 2004.
“Muddy Waters”, photo reportage, film on the Congo River.
“Dafur”, Chad and Sudan, film reportage 2004.
“Breaking God’s Commands”, photo reportage.
“The Theatres of War”, photo & film.
“A Refuge in the Times of War”, St. Mary’s Hospital, reportage.
“The Batwa Pygmees”, photo & film.
“The Source of the Nile River”, White Nile/Victoria Nile, Bujagali, Jinja.
“Journey to the Heart of Darkness”, The Second Congo War.
“Escaped from Hell”, photo reportage, the destiny of child soldiers in Central East Africa.
“Ebola Zaire”, video/photo reportage, Uganda 2000.
“Mountains of the Moon”, photo story, Fort Portal/Uganda.
Latest projects in Asia:
“Modern Saigon”, reportage, producer, 2003.
“Colonial Architecture”, reportage, producer and dop, 2004.
“Menschen am Mekong”, documentary, dop, 2005.
“Vietnam Media Veterans”, reportage, dop, 30th April Reunion of Horst Faas, George Esper a. o. in Vietnam 2005.
“Kung Fu” martial arts, camera for a documentary, 2005 – 2007.
Dr. Erich Salomon Photo Award for Horst Faas, camera, reportage, German production, 2005.
Angel Falls/Salto Angel in Venezuela, aerial camera and excursion, US production 2006.
“Khmertempel in Kambodscha”, camera, German documentary, Cambodia 2007.
Installation of a compression module on Lan Tay oil rig, filming off and onshore, Ray McDermott crane vessel Derrik Barge 101, camera and camera crane, China Sea, 2007.
“Chong Kneas”, the floating village, Tonle Sap Cambodia, camera, 2007.
“Beng Mealea, lost in the Jungle”, reportage, camera 2007-2008.
“Shipbuilding in VN”, dop, Vung Tau, corporate film, January 2008.
“Ho Chi Minh City Mood Video”, production and camera for a corporate film, HCMC, April 2008.
“Angkor Wat”, camera, reportage, 2008.
“Biodiesel”, the Jatropha in VN, dop, corporate film, June 2008.
Corporate video for a garment factory, dop and production, July 2008.
Corporate film for a ship yard, building a floating dry dock, top, Aug. 2008.
The Vespa in Vietnam, camera for a reportage, 2008.
Corporate film for an oil and gas company in the China Sea, off shore, on shore,
aerial shooting installations on a drilling ship and oilrig from helicopter, Gulf of Thailand, Sept. 2008.
Expats nightlife in HCMC, Sept./Oct. 2008.
Helicopter shooting from Ca Mau to the WilSuperior Oil Rig, Mekong Delta/Gulf of Thailand, Sept. 2008.
Helicopter shooting on a storage and offloading vessel, Song Doc Pride MV19, South China Sea, Oct. 2008.
Mekong Delta, Ca Mau, onshore activities and landscape shots, Power Plant 1, November 2008.
Building and launch of a Floating Dry Dock, Vung Tau, dop, November 2008.
Operation Lightning Thunder, Garamba Offensive. Camera for reportages. South Sudan, December 2008.
“Das Maedchen und das Foto”, service production/camera in Vietnam, March 2009.
Corporate Industry Film, Vung Tau, camera, February/March 2009.
Corporate Film for the ship building industry, 2009 – 10.
“The Honda Cub”, stories around a motorbike, 2010.
Agent Orange victims reportage, “Vietnam, East meets West”, camera US production, Hanoi, Danang, 2010.
Filming in West Papua, Raja Ampat, Halmahera, North Sulawesi, April – May 2010.
Film project about Muslims/Cham People, Phan Thiet, Phan Rang, Tan Chau, camera, June 2010.
Corporate documentary film for the ship building company/engineering/oil rigs/images of HCMC – Vung Tau. June, July 2010.
The Preah Khan Temple, camera for History, Cambodia, July 2010.
Documentation – Corporate Film for a Gas / Energy Company, camera, Aug./ Sept. 2010.
Corporate/Event Video, camera, Oct. 2010.
Scientific Symposium “The Pandemic HIV” Abbot, camera, Nov. 2010.
Hanoi – Halong Bay, reportage “Seitenblicke” ORF, camera, Austrian production, Nov. 2010.
Adidas Summit 2010 Viet Nam, camera, Nov. 2010.
Pagodas of Saigon, Travel Vietnam, German production, Jan./Feb. 2011
“When in Saigon”, Short Film, dop, March – June, 2011.
“Historical Places in HCMC”, camera for History, 1. Part: Reunification Palace and Park, March-April 2011.
“The New Face of Asia”, reportage, camera, March 2011.
“The Lotus Pond”, Cambodia Expeditions, script & dop, April 2011.
East Germans in the world, “Wir sind ueberall”, MDR, documentary, camera, April 2011.
Historical Places in HCMC, 2. Part: 2005 – 2011 “The Eden Building”, dop for History, May – June 2011.
“How you become a DJ”, stock footage & camera, May – June 2011.
“Come to Angkor and its Dreams”, documentary – history film, script & dop, July – Aug. 2011.
“Lebenslinien”, “Loan und das bessere Leben”, documentary BR, camera, German production, Aug. 2011.
Corporate film about the tannery industry, DEG Germany, camera, Netherland production, Aug. 2011.
Doi Moi Train from North to South, Dop for a documentary, Nov. 2011
Image Film for an US financial/insurance company, UK production, camera, Nov. 2011.
Charity / Image film: Building Bridges, school renovation, Mekong Delta, dop & prod., Sept. – Nov. 2011.
“The Nodding Syndrome”, stock footage “Children and soldiers in Pabbo” for NBS Television Ltd., Ugandan prod. Feb. 2012.
Corporate film for a Malaysian bottle factory, dop & prod., March 2012.
Helicopter shooting on the Ocean Monarch drilling rig, South China Sea, aerial shots of Phu My Power Plant 3/Dinh Co Terminal – Nam Con Son gas pipeline TNK, camera, UK production, March 2012.
Corporate film for a Singapore/Bavaria franchise restaurant group, dop & prod., April-May 2012.
Documentary work for Cleft-Children International, operations of children with Cleft Palate, prod. & camera & photos, German production, May – August 2012.
Dokumentation for TNK-BP on Sapura 3000 pipeline lay vessel, camera,
Lan Tay platform, helicopter/aerial camera for a UK production, South China Sea, June 2012.
Filming cotton in a spinning mill and how Denim/Indigo is produced. dop & prod., Thailand, June 2012.
Short film for a Berlin trade fair show for G-Star in Germany, dop & prod, June 2012.
Imagefilm for Lite Leather – Focus on the Environment, dop & prod, China, June/July 2012.
Corporate film for a Jeans factory, dop & prod., Thailand – Vietnam, June -July 2012.
Hoi An, travelfilm, camera, German production, July 2012.
Ancient History of Viet Nam “Champa”, My Son, dop & prod., July 2012.
Corporate film for a world wide logistics company, production, dop, own stockfootage, Aug. 2012.
Image film: “360° General Medicine”, SOS intern. clinic, 24 hours evacuation, dop/production, Aug. 2012.
Corporate film for a Norwegian shipbuilding company, helicopter/aerial camera/production, Aug. 2012.
Beng Mealea, History Channel, Cambodia, dop, Sept. 2012.
MGM (Metro Goldwyn Mayer) Grand Hotel and Casino, camera for a corporate film, Sep. 2012.
Technical corporate film, the processing of leather, camera/production, China/ Vietnam, Oct. 2012.
Trailer Angkor Wat, aerial camera, 2012.
Trailer West Papua, aerial camera, 2012.
Tokio Project, Japan, dop, Nov. 2012.
Fire in the night market in Siem Reap, camera for a reportage, 08. Dec. 2012.
Beng Mealea, Cambodia Expeditions II, dop, Japanese production, Dec. 2012.
Benteay Srei, Cambodia, dop for History Japan, Cambodia.
Saitex from Kingpins, camera, corporate film, US production.
Nick Ut, Ap photographer, camera & interview ShenZhen TV, The Generation Show, China.
Puma Re-Cut Film, shoe production, denim/jeans factories, orphanage, dop in Thailand/Vietnam corporate film, production UK.
Aerial shooting Angkor Wat, documentary, Cambodia.
Deutsche Aerospace, Environmental Symposium, photo documentation.
Puma Shoes, photo documentation Sustainability Report.
Interview/products and city shots, camera for Fonterra, New Zealand film production.
Documentation on the Awards of DHL, camera, Danang – Vietnam.
Nick Ut AP speaks about his former photo boss and mentor Horst Faas, dop, interviews for a German production, Cu Chi, Vietnam.
Short film for a textile company, camera and production, Indonesia.
Corporate film, resort company, camera, Indonesia.
The Sixth Wave, short film about sustainability, camera and production, HK.
New Zealand and the World, camera, 4 x reportages, New Zealand production.
Off Shore filming for the Oil and Gas Industry, dop and aerial filming, Asia/Africa.
Cambodia Angkor Air, camera, TVC, Phnom Penh Intern. Airport, Cambodian production.
Sustainable Arabica Coffee film documentation, dop, Geman production, Ermera, Maubisse, Dili – Timor Leste.
City and landscape shooting, camera, around Hanoi for a German production, Vietnam.
Wat Phou, documentary for History, dop, UK production, Laos.
Preah Vihear, documentary for History, dop, UK production, Cambodia.
Supporting production/aerial filming with my octokopter, Okavango Delta, Botswana, UK production.
Camera in South Laos, Si Phan Don, nature shooting, islands, waterfall, Mekong. UK production.
The Comoro River and its Stones, Australia reportage, dop, Dili, East Timor.
Puma sports wear manufacturer, photo documentation, Puma/Orphanage, US production.
Corporate film for a German business outsourcing corporation, dop and production.
Black and white photography, BKA Jeans Production, director.
Song Be Bridge for History, dop, Vietnam.
Pacific Paradise, dop, TVC, Cook Islands, German production.
Buckle Garment Retailer NYC, 8 min. short film/training video, dop and production.
“The Whole is Greater than the Sum of its Parts”, corporate film, dop and production.
“Creepers and Stranglers”, about Banyan, Kapok, Fig Trees, camera, Plant Ecology, Cambodia.
“The Khmer Empire”, camera crane shooting, time lapse, glide camera: Kapok Trees and Strangler Fig in
Angkor Wat. Preah Khan, Bayon, Beng Mealea, dop, US production.
Short film/reportage on a green environmental idea. History of a new kind of tannery for a German leather manufacturer in Asia.
Work in progress – editing:
Puma sports wear manufacturer, photo documentation, sustainable shoe production Re-Cut, US production.
Madagaskar, Uganda, South Africa, D.R. Congo, Marocco in Febr./March, film project on Antroplogy, dop, US production.
Documentary film about a tribe, Andaman Islands, dop – production, 2012 – 2014.
Documentary about AP’s Horst Faas, camera, stock footage, interviews, German French production, 2014.
“The Bamboo Bridge”, documentary, script – producer – dop, Cambodia, 2013- 2014.
“4 Photographers” – documentary, 2014.
Stock footage available:
Angkor Wat, Beng Mealea, Angkor Thom, Chong Kneas, Aerial Footage Mekong Delta, Ho Chi Minh City, Vung Tau, Colonial Architecture Saigon, Uganda, Dem. Rep. of Congo, Rwenzori Mountains, Papua New Guinea, Cu Chi, Oil and Gas Images and Aerial, Tropical Forest, Mekong River, Andaman Islands.
Further footage / photos:
Sierra Leone: Kono Province, Koidu Town, Bo, Freetown.
Uganda: Lira, Kitgum, Gulu, Entebbe, Kampala, Arua, Bundibugyo, Kasese.
Angola: Huambo, Luanda.
Dem. Rep. of Congo: Bunia, Kindo, Kisangani, Ubundu.