Peter Yoon grew up as a classically trained cellist in Poughkeepsie,
New York playing in orchestras at Vassar College and at SUNY New Paltz.
In his junior year of high school he attended a screenwriting workshop
in Amherst, MA changing his focus to writing for the screen. After
a year at Bard College concentrating on screenwriting and cinema studies
he transferred to NYU where he became interested in the mechanics
of the camera. He became a Camera Assistant gaining experience on
set working in approximately 80 student films during his two and a
half years at NYU. He recently graduated in December 2004 and is currently
working as a freelance Camera Assistant. He previously served as the
First Assistant Camera and Focus Puller to Jonathan Yi for three films
and one music video.