Kato is a China-born cinematographer based in the United States and Hong Kong. Growing up in Hong Kong for most of his life, the vibrant and dynamic world of Hong Kong cinema left an indelible mark on his artistic sensibilities. With years of experience on countless commercials and films as a gaffer and a camera assistant, he has developed a keen eye for manipulating light and camera techniques to create depth, contrast, and texture, drawing the audience's attention to specific elements of the frame in the story. Photogaphy
Kato's love in cinematography is not limited to any one genre or style, he approaches each project with a fresh perspective and a willingness to explore new possibilities, working closely with directors and producers to bring their vision to life.