Alex SMKP Portfolio

Alex Semikopenko

cinematographer & editor

Video projects

2022 VW Atlas Cross Sport Commercial – Drive bigger || OK, USA

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This 2022 VW Atlas Cross Sport Spot was filmed for Oklahoma City VW. The commercial won 1st place in the national BEA competition in the Spot category.

The commercial was produced, directed, and edited by Aleksandr Semikopenko.

2021 Lexus NX 300 F-Sport Commercial – The Spirit of Now || OK, USA

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The Spirit of Now is a commercial video project for the cinematography class at The University of Oklahoma in collaboration with Eskridge Lexus of Oklahoma City.

The spot was produced, directed, and edited by Aleksandr Semikopenko.

2022 Cinematography Reel

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My 2022 Cinematography Reel that features footage from most of my video projects.

2021 Drone Reel

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My 2021 moving-subject-oriented drone reel that features footage from various parts of the world.

Craig Mullins Spotlight || Maui, Hawaii

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This video was shot for a China-based company, Tencent, in a three-day period in Maui, Hawaii, by a five-person crew.

It was a great opportunity where I was in charge of renting and insuring equipment as a part of the preproduction stage and worked as a Cam B operator and the 1st AC during production. Shot on Arri Alexa Mini w/ ARRI Ultra Primes.

A Peek Into Drag Racing – Documentary Film || OK, USA

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A Peek Into Drag Racing is a student documentary project for the cinematography class at the University of Oklahoma.

The film was produced, filmed, and edited by Aleksandr Semikopenko.

Cinematic Motorbike Film || Perm, Russia

Follow The Road is a story about a biker who embarks on the adventure as the sun goes down. Where is he headed and what awaits him? We’ll find that out in the second part of the story.

Directed filmed and edited by Aleksandr Semikopenko

A Glimpse of Arezzo – Cinematic Video || Arezzo, Italy

A peaceful cinematic video filmed in an Italian provincial town, Arezzo, during my study abroad program at OU in Arezzo. The video features the Arezzo Cathedral located at Piazza Del Duomo.

Filmed and edited by Aleksandr Semikopenko

Cinematic Motorbike Film || Perm, Russia

A short cinematic video from the Texas road trip to Austin. Shot handheld.

Filmed and edited by Aleksandr Semikopenko

Cinematic ATV video – In Between || Perm, Russia

A short cinematic video featuring a quick side-by-side ride shot in Perm, the Ural Region of Russia.

Filmed and edited by Aleksandr Semikopenko