Christian Haberkern is an experienced motion designer, cinematographer, technical director, and Art Director. He joins the team for the second time in his design career, first working with Perception on feature films, including Robocop, Captain America, and Thor. He has worked on a wide range of projects since, namely music videos for Beyonce; commercials for Porsche, Vidal Sassoon, and Nike; interactive touch walls for Zaha Hadid and IBM, as well as automotive design for Lincoln and Ford.
Christian brings his eye for design and VFX to his cinematography, filming for clients such as National Geographic, Timex, Milton Glaser, Jean-Michel Basquiat, and the AICP. His cinematography work has earned him numerous awards and nominations, including a Tribeca Film Festival Official Selection.
He has been fortunate to have great mentors and creative directors in his life, to which he owes his triumphs and also his affinity for mentoring others. He earned his BFA in Broadcast Design and Motion Graphics at the Savannah College of Art and Design. When out of office, Christian can be found outside hiking, tending his vegetable garden, and fly fishing with his son.