Robert Plaza grew up on the Gold Coast, Australia. He began making films at the age of 7 and has continued his love for film since then.
Having not gone to university or film school, at age 20, Robert writes, directs, shoots, and cuts his own films striving to create work that is personal yet unique and different.
With a focus on cinematography, Robert strives to create inspiring and captivating aesthetics to compliment any body of visual narrative he is involved in. He aspires to be unrelenting in learning and innovation whilst adhering to the past cinematic traditions he grew up to learn and love.
At his core, Robert’s cinematography is based around enhanced naturalism, he strives to create images full of dynamism, character and texture which are still based in reality.
Robert has received over 40 festival nominations and awards around the world for his cinematography work and continues to strive for excellence and continuous learning.