Paul Henschel

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Paul HenschelPaul Henschel’s work bridges pictorials with realism. As a documentarian for the PBS series Frontline, Henschel’s received the highest accolades in the industry- The Dupont Columbia, The Peabody, and The Emmy Award. The subject matter of his films has taken him to Cuba, Vietnam, Cambodia, China, Thailand, and throughout Europe and Central America. As a commercial director, his diverse specializations include retail fashion and lifestyle for brands like Kohl’s, Marshall’s, Wal-Mart, to action and sports for, Polaris ATV’s and the grandeur of the great outdoors for Scheel’s. The approach that characterizes Henschel’s commercial projects is a combination of non-fiction sensibilities coupled with dramatic and graphic compositions. His visuals are typical, yet compelling moments that transcend aspects of ordinary life. He is known for his ability to encapsulate spontaneity, and capture heart felt emotions. Beyond delivering beautiful imagery, he has an extraordinary ability to extrapolate an interesting story.