Jose Ramon Garcia de la Torre

Director of Photography

Madrid, Spain
Director of photography looking to build on his transferable skills and experience in a challenging International media company. Strong creative flair for lighting design and cinematography, constantly learning and looking for new creative and technical paths to follow. In-depth technical and theoretical knowledge of lighting design story techniques, equipment and procedures for TV, film and live shows.

Work Experience


Director of Photography

Director of Photography for Canal+ Spain (now Movistar+), the largest pay-tv broadcaster in Spain. Involved in many projects setting up the lighting and supervising the postproduction (grading and VFX) of all kind of formats: news, sports, factual... specially programs related with films.
June 1996 - Present Tres Cantos, Spain

Escuela De Artes Visuales, EAV

Visual Components teacher

Lighting teacher in one of the main Media Spanish schools.
September 1996 - June 1997 Madrid, Spain


Lighting and Camera Operator teacher

LIghting and camera operator teacher in CEMTAV, a public education foundation for media professionals.
September 2001 - June 2002 Madrid, Spain

Freelance Photographer

Working for Spanish magazines: Telva, Hola, On-Diseño, Vogue...

May 1990 - June 1994 Madrid, Spain


English (Advanced),
Spanish (Native),


Director Of Photography, Lighting, 35mm, Accomplished People-manager In Charge Of Large Teams, Camera Operator, Filming, Grading, HD, Live Shows, Shooting, Video,