Plamen Lyubomirov Somov was born in Sofia on June 12, 1948. He graduated from Film and Television cinematography at National Academy for Theatre and Film Art, Sofa, Bulgaria in 1980. He has daughter Dora and son Lyubomir. Plamen Somov worked at Boyana Film Studios as electrician from 1969. Then he became an assistant operator and camera operator ... See full bio »

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The Code Camera and Electrical Department
Stolen Eyes Cinematographer
Shark in Venice Camera and Electrical Department
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 2012 Jigsaw Puzzle (camera operator: second unit)
 2009 Crayfish (camera operator: "b" camera)
 2009/I Night Train (additional cinematographer)
 2009 Direct Contact (camera operator: "b" camera)
 2009/I The Code (camera operator: "c" camera)
 2008/I Train (director of photography: second unit)
 2008 Shark in Venice (camera operator: "b" camera)
 2008 The Shepherd (Video) (camera operator: "b" camera - as Plamen Somov-Soma)
 2007 Finding Rin Tin Tin (b camera operator)
 2006 The Contract (camera operator: "c" camera)
 2006 Mercenary for Justice (Video) (camera operator: "b" camera, Bulgaria)
 2005 SharkMan (TV Movie) (camera operator: "b" camera)
 2005 Submerged (Video) (camera operator: "b" camera)
 2004 Air Strike (Video) (camera operator: "b" camera)
 2004 Spartacus (TV Mini Series) (director of photography: second unit)
 2004 Alien Lockdown (TV Movie) (camera operator: "a" camera)
 2003 Submarines (Video) (camera operator: "b" camera)
 2003 Out for a Kill (Video) (camera operator: third camera)
 2003 In Hell (camera operator)
 2003 Cult of Fury (camera operator)
 2002 Frogmen Operation Stormbringer (camera operator)
 2002 Derailed (camera operator: "b" camera, second unit)
 2001 The Order (camera operator: second unit "b" camera, Bulgaria)
 2001 The Grey Zone (camera operator: "b" camera)
 2001 U.S. Seals II (Video) (camera operator: second unit)
 2001 Spiders II: Breeding Ground (camera operator: second unit)
 2001 Druids (camera operator)
 1986 Za momichetata i tyahnata Neshka Robeva (Documentary) (camera operator)
 1981 Dishay, choveche (assistant camera)
 1980 Pochti lyubovna istoriya (camera operator)
 1977 Avantazh (camera operator)
 1977 Mazhki vremena (camera operator)
 1976 Samodivsko horo (camera operator)
 1975 Vilna zona (camera operator)
 1974 Exams at Any Odd Time (assistant camera)
 1973 I doyde denyat (camera operator)
 1972 10 dni neplateni (assistant camera)
 1972 Glutnitzata (assistant camera)
 1971 Izpit (assistant camera)
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