Mike Gomes is a Luso-American cinematographer based in NYC. He is the Director of Photography for the feature-length documentary, The Dwarvenaut, which had its world premiere at SXSW 2016, and was acquired by Netflix for digital distribution. Born and raised in Newark, New Jersey, Gomes comes from a diverse background and speaks fluent Portuguese. His sense of adventure and hands-on style has led him around the world, shooting in Rwanda, Uganda, Tokyo, Cuba, Jamaica, Spain, Colombia, Portugal, Mexico and more. Mike’s experience as a Cinematographer ranges from documentaries and narrative features, to commercials and music videos, to specialty work including miniatures and virtually reality. He has worked with companies such as The Guardian, Sundance Institute, GQ, NBA, Citibank, Ultra Music, 30 Ninjas, Google and Sesame Street. Mike brings a strong collaborative spirit and passion to his work, with the goal of creating compelling content that informs, entertains and inspires.
Mike Gomes – Cinematographer