Ralph Linhardt SDG


"The sweetest thing in all my life has been the longing —  to find the place where all the beauty came from"    C.S. Lewis


Director of Photography

Ralph Josef Linhardt is a filmmaker with more than 30 years of experience shooting features, documentaries, commericals and short films. A member of IA 600 Local since 1987 and   a dual citizen of  the USA and Germany. 

Ralph seamlessly moves between all film and digital acquisition formats. Linhardt also owns and designs many specialized camera,  drone, lens and lighting setups. 

Pelican Hill Resort

35mm Film

Aerials RED 

Panavision zooms

A Hobbit a Wardrobe and A Great War

Documentary film

Producer: Ralph Winter


super 16mm

Super 8mm

8mm Double 


35mm Film 

Panavision Primo zooms

Cleveland Golf

Phantom Flex 4K 

Zeiss Primes 

Mirage at Zabul Province

Short film

Director: Nathan Bettisworth

Super 16mm 

X Box

Super 16mm  Film 

Kowa Primes


Edsion International

35mm Film

 Primo Primes


Short Film:

Director: Jimmy Duke

Super 16mm Film 

CP Ultra T Primes

Fashion Montage

Red Digital

Schneider Xenon Primes

E series Panavision

The Least of These

Feature film

Director: Nathan Scoggins

Producer: Ralph Winter

Super 16mm Film, Zeiss Primes


35mm Film

Panavision Primo Lenses

Spittin' Image

Short film

Director: Janet Batcher

Producer: Ralph Winter

35mm Film

Voodoo Creative

Director Reel: Claudia Canas

RED and Sony Digital

Pete's Garden

Short Film Sundance Film Festival

Director: Greg Germann

35mm Film, Primo Lenses

Shoot or Be Shot

Feature film

Director; J. Randall Argue

Producer: Ralph Winter

35mm Film Panavision lenses


Ralph Linhardt Cinematographer

(949) 533-1972