Johannes is a research scientist in the Computational Photography research group. Prior to joining Facebook, Johannes received a PhD from the University of Konstanz in Germany and worked at Microsoft Research for 8 years. He received the Eurographics Young Researcher Award in 2013 and the ACM SIGGRAPH Significant New Researcher Award in 2015 for contributions to the fields of digital imaging and video.

Johannes’ work covers a broad range within computer graphics and vision. His interests are in a variety of areas including computational photography, digital imaging and video, image-based rendering, and image and texture synthesis.


Computational photography, Video processing, Image-based Rendering, Virtual Reality, Image Synthesis