About me

Peter Richweisz had early academic career in philosophy and has been prominent part of the contemporary art scene in Budapest in the mid 90s. He is a visual communication polymath having made a name for himself in London as a leading fashion photographer working with worlds most prominent names in the fashion world since 1998. Later Peter set up Desert Fish Studio in Dubai in 2005 boasting a steadfast reputation for the most creative fashion works in the worlds of visual communication. His focus from still photography to motion picture has connected his narrative skills and fashion background resulting in multiple International Fashion Film Award titles (2014 Hollywood, 2018 San Diego). Peter also set up his own publication entitled Desert Fish Magazine which was distributed over 50 countries. The magazine created a cultic creative movement and it was lead the way for conceptual photography and creativity made in Dubai and exported internationally. He has been directing TVC, music videos for over 20 years. He has worked on numerous festival shorts in the last few years as a DoP winning several awards for best pictures. Peter's extensive portfolio of clients includes: Gucci, L'Oreal, Vogue, Mall of the Emirates, Rothmans, Mini, Mercedes, Intel, Universal Music, Cartier, Moet Chandone, NBC, Dubai TV, Porsche GT3 Asia Cup just to name a few.


Creative Direction, Editing, Filming, Photography

Sector Experience

Advertising, beauty, Fashion, Film (Short / Documentary), Photography, Publishing


International Fashion Film Award Hollywood, International Fashion Film Award San Diego


Amato, Gucci, L'Oreal, LIncoln, Mall of the Emirates, Mercedes, Michael Cinco, Splash, Vogue

#74 Ranked Cinematographer
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On the web
Bangkok and Phuket
Skill Level
Senior, Director
English, Hungarian
Creativepool member since 24 September 2020