Peter Nicoll has worked as a Director of Photography in Washington, DC, New York, Boston and various countries around the world. Peter's clean natural lighting combined with carefully selected framing and movement heavily motivated by messaging or script. All of his work starts with story and develops from there. He will always accept the physical challenge and loves shooting in difficult places and temperatures from -40 degrees in Alaska to deep in the boundary waters of Minnesota to the marble halls of the US capitol - Peter is comfortable bringing his unique perspective to each project.
Peter's diverse set of tools and experiences is a unique blend of technology and craft. While extremely adept at grasping delicate ideas and making them accessible to audiences, his love of innovation and technology help create a well-balanced perspective matched with interesting visuals and thoughtful messages. Peter constantly researches technical innovations to combine with his distinctive capacity for storytelling to create the next project, and is always looking to push boundaries.
Some of his recent work as a Cinematographer include shows for Fremantle Media, Showtime Sports, PBS, Alex Gibney's Jigsaw Productions, Trouper Productions, White Dwarf Productions, commercials, and corporate clients all over the United States.
Name: Peter Nicoll
Lives in: Washington, D. C.
Occupation: Camera Operator, Cinematographer, Director of Photography and Filmmaker