A native of New Zealand and San Francisco based cinematographer, Jonathan Clark’s passion for film has allowed him to live on three continents and visit over thirty countries in the last 15 years.

Videos he has shot include: music, commercials, fashion, documentary and corporate. His clients include companies as Google, The Men’s Wearhouse, San Francisco Magazine,  CreativeLive and H&R Block.

Outside of filming, Jonathan is an established photographer specializing in photo journalism and travel photography. His images are published in National Geographic, National Geographic Traveler, Lonely Planet, PDN & Communications Arts. He is also the recipient of several major international photography awards.


With over 16 years in the image making field Jonathan offers the following services:


  • Director of Photography / Camera Assistant
  • Lighting
  • Time-lapse
  • Steadicam / Glide / Jib
  • Sound

Post Production

  • Editing (Final Cut X, Adobe Premiere Pro)
  • Motion graphics (Adobe Aftereffects)
  • Color Grading (DaVinci Resolve)
  • Sound Editing
  • Music Production

Equipment List

  • Sony Fs7
  • Sony A7rii
  • DJI Inspire One
  • DJI Phantom 3
  • GoPro Hero 3 & accessories
  • 24-70 F2.8, 24-105 F4, 70-200F2.8
  • 135 F2.0, 100 F2.8, 85 F1.2, 50 F1.2
  • Time-lapse: Emotimo Pan / Tilt / Track system
  • Professional audio gear: recorder, shotgun, boom & wireless lavaliers
  • 2 x Kino Flo Diva lights 401
  • Fiilex interview lights
  • Arri 650
  • Multiple tripods & light stands
  • Dolly
  • Gimbal
  • C Stands
  • Scrims and reflectors
  • Backdrops
  • Pro photography lighting equip.

Associated Sites

Visit my personal photography / film site featuring: photo stories from around the world, blog and fine art prints.
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Visit my commercial photography site featuring: Advertising & lifestyle, Portraits and Weddings.
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Visit my Vimeo site which features a wider selection of my videos.
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License my videos on Pond5
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