Florian Maier, founder and CEO of Stereoscopic Technologies GmbH (Stereotec, Munich, Germany), is an acknowledged and respected stereographer worldwide. He has been pioneering 3D since he founded his company in 1997. Being the mastermind behind the construction of all STEREOTEC rigs, he has also been working as a senior stereographer for feature films like “Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters”,“Vicky and the Treasure of the Gods”, “Hype Nation 3D”, commercials (Volkswagen, Gösser, Red Bull), short films, etc.
Florian Maier and Education
Film schools, universities and professional 3D workshops request his expert knowledge. He has guided various workshops and master classes all over the world including Berlin, Pusan, Los Angeles, New York, Liège, and Vancouver.
Florian Maier believes that a stereographer should focus on creative decisions which are driven by the completely new language of stereoscopic film making. He is convinced that stereoscopic film making will be successful, if it combines the artistic use of stereoscopic principles with technical precision, knowledge about human physiology, and a passion for filmmaking.