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Meet the inspirational team of our teachers consisting of internal and external staff members.

Photos by: Martin Čech

prof. Mgr. Jaroslav Brabec

prof. Mgr. Jaroslav Brabec

Internal
Jaroslav Brabec teaches seminar and practical exercises at the Department of Cinematography with a focus on the theoretical and practical ability to control the dramaturgy of film image colouring; he supervises some of the joint exercises with other FAMU departments.
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Mgr. & MgA. Martin Čech

Mgr. & MgA. Martin Čech

Internal
At the Cinematography Department, Martin Čech teaches TV shooting methods and TV Drama which aim to provide theoretical preparation for the students’ own TV drama creations.
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MgA. Klaus Fuxjäger

MgA. Klaus Fuxjäger

Internal
Klaus Fuxjäger supervises cinematography seminars and lighting 1 + 2, including practical exercises at the Department of Cinematography.
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MgA. Vidu Gunaratna

MgA. Vidu Gunaratna

Internal
As a FAMU teacher, Vidu Gunaratna (PhD student) works in the field of colouring. He teaches Czech and also international student from CINKK program.
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prof. MgA. Marek Jícha

prof. MgA. Marek Jícha

Internal
Marek Jícha has been teaching as the FAMU Department of Cinematography since 2003. He teaches the essential film language from the perspective of a cinematographer's work, digital cinematographic image processing, and presents specialised cinematography seminars in Czech and English.
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doc. MgA. Kristián Hynek

doc. MgA. Kristián Hynek

Internal
At the Department of Cinematography, Kristián Hynek teaches seminars focusing on basic knowledge of cinematographic issues, visual aesthetics, as well as workshops specialising in cinematographic approaches to documentary or sports themes.
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MgA. Petr Koblovský, Ph.D.

MgA. Petr Koblovský, Ph.D.

Internal
At FAMU, Petr Koblovský specializes in documentary film photography. In his classes, students learn the principles of lighting and use of real light in the documentary genres, or focus on the reciprocity of the means of expression.
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prof. Jiří Macák

prof. Jiří Macák

Internal
Academically, Jiří Macák focuses on film imagery and its practical representation; he also teaches seminars to extend the knowledge of non-standard image capturing.
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prof. Mgr. Jiří Myslík

prof. Mgr. Jiří Myslík

Internal
Jiří Myslík teaches essential cinematographic practices, imaging techniques and technology. He supervises practical exercises (Charles Bridge, Chronicle, interdepartmental exercise - Music and Drama) as well as lectures and seminars for other study programs at FAMU.
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prof. Mgr. Josef Pecák, CSc.

prof. Mgr. Josef Pecák, CSc.

Internal
At the Cinematography Department, Josef Pecák teaches basic theoretical and practical film exponometry, the photoprocessing theory, colour process with an emphasis on the history of colour photography and sensitometry, and supervises the associated seminars. He also teaches in FI, AP, CIEE, NYU and PFS international courses.
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prof. MgA. Vladimír Smutný

prof. MgA. Vladimír Smutný

Internal
Academically, Vladimír Smutný specializes in basic camera work and various photographic approaches. He explores cinematograhpic analysis and lectures on light and tonal composition processes in the cinematographic image.
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MgA. Martin Šec

MgA. Martin Šec

Internal
Martin Šec vede seminář osvětlování, jehož cílem je zvládnout základní dovednosti při vytváření světelných konstrukcí v ateliéru i reálu. Dále se zabývá digitální kamerou a digitálním workflow.
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prof. MgA. Jaromír Šofr

prof. MgA. Jaromír Šofr

Internal
(Česky) Pedagogická působnost Jaromír Šofra v současné době sestává ze semináře kameramanské tvorby. Zabývá se také světlonatalitou, posluchači si v jeho kurzu osvojí ty nejpodstatnější složky kameramanské erudice a zvládnou tvorbu světlotonálního konceptu audiovizuálního díla.
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MgA. Josef Špelda

MgA. Josef Špelda

Internal
At the Cinematography Department, Josef Špelda focuses on light in film and television work. He gives lectures and conducts seminars teaching students the basic principles of creating various lighting atmospheres in the studio, exterior and outdoors, and the resulting light structures.
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doc. Mgr. Antonín Weiser

doc. Mgr. Antonín Weiser

Internal
Antonín Weiser’s academic specialisation is both classic and digital trick film techniques and technologies. He supervises practical exercises in basic and contemporary visual effects as well as a workshop focusing on Photoshop use by cameramen.
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MgA. Magdalena Bartáková

External
Magdalena Bartáková’s domain is drawing and analysis of space. Her course concentrates on mastering basic drawing with a focus on the representation of space and application of drawing skills in cameramen’s preparation for shooting.
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Ing. Martin Bernas, CSc.

External
At the Department of Cinematography, Martin Bernas teaches courses presenting an introduction to the theory and technology of digital imaging, processing and reproduction of colour images. A substantial part of the curriculum is the evaluation and comparison of the properties of individual systems and the methods of both subjective assessment and objective measurement of the technical quality of the reproduced colour image.
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Ing. Aleš Boštička

External
At the Cinematography Department, Aleš Boštička teaches the lab processing of cinematographic films and presents the functions of a film laboratory and related issues to the students.
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Mgr. Petra Dominková, Ph.D.

External
At the Cinematography Department, Petra Dominkova teaches the Theory of Cinematography class where students learn various theoretical approaches to the aspects of the cameraman's work they already know from first-hand experience. She teaches foreign students within the FAMU International program and has also lectured at the Department of Scriptwriting and Dramaturgy and CAS.
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prof. Michael Gahut

External
At the Cinematography Department, Michael Gahut teaches Camera Technique Seminars at our program for international students. They are taught how to use various types of camera and also receive a theoretical basis for work with the camera as a tool for film language.
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Ing. Martin Hřebačka

External
At the Cinematography Department, Martin Hřebačka teaches the Digital Lab seminar which presents basic information about the process of digital image processing and the post-production workflow.
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Mgr. Petr Hojda

External
At the Department of Cinematography, Petr Hojda teaches a cinematographic seminar which aims to prepare students for the career of a Director of Photography, and lectures on the light and tonal compositional methods in cinematographic image.
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Jakub Ježek, BA

External
In the academic environment, Jakub Ježek focuses on presentation of the methods applicable to digital image processing and the planning of visual effect shooting with the use of virtual instruments. His specialisation is cinematographers and directors.
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Mgr. & MgA. Roman Kašparovský, Ph.D.

External
Academically, Roman Kasparovsky focuses on the methods of and trends in visual narrative of contemporary world film and television productions in connection with the great cinematographers, especially cameramen and directors.
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akad. arch. Jindřich Kočí

External
At FAMU KK, Jindřich Kočí teaches seminars of film and television scenography where the students learn about the basic principles of the scenographer’s work, exterior composition issues and the history and development of the film scenography.
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MgA. Petra Lebdušková

External
At the Cinematography Department, Petra Lebdušková coordinates stage and costume design classes for students in the Master's programs. She prepares students for exercises and projects in respect of stage and costumes.
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MgA. Diviš Marek

External
At the Cinematography Department, Marek Diviš teaches Cinematographic screening seminars to share knowledge of film image reproduced by 35 mm film stock with the students, and holds Film Drama Production seminars.
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prof. RNDr. Antonín Mikš, CSc.

External

miks@fsv.cvut.cz Physicist, teacher At the FAMU Department of Cinematography, Antonín Mikš teaches optics. He lectures on the principles of ray (geometric) optics and the application thereof in imaging equipment, particularly…

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doc. Ondřej Nekvasil

External
At the Cinematography Department, Ondřej Nekvasil teaches the introductory film stage design for students of the Master’s and the English-language program.
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Mgr. Ervín Sanders

External
At the Cinematography Department, Ervin Sanders presents a workshop called Studio Lighting Exercise together with Klaus Fuxjager.
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PaedDr. Ilona Starý Kořánová

External
Ilona Starý Kořánová has been working at FAMU since 2004, teaching Czech language courses for foreign students of film and photography. Graduates of her three-semester study program achieve active level A2 and passive level B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for languages.
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MgA. Tomáš Sysel

External
At the Cinematography Department, Tomáš Sysel teaches film imaging using various techniques and conducts an Image Composition workshop.
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