Andreas Zacharatos was born in Athens, in 1961, he studied photography & cinematography in the film school of Lykourgos Stavrakos in Athens, graduating with excellent grades in 1983. He has been employed as Director of Photography since 1985 in Cinema and Television E.R.T. Since 1993, he has made twenty one photography exhibitions.
He has had two monographs published, under the titles: ‘’JAZZ MOMENTS’’ 2015 & “MANI BY STONE AND TIME” 2014. He has been awarded a prize at photo contests in Greece and Europe. He has participated in festivals in Greece as well as abroad as a director of photography on documentary films.
He has taught to state institutes of vocational training still photography, cinematography, camera operation, and lighting in television