Kari Nuolinko joined Mikkeli Amateur Cinematographers in 1986 and
acted as the chairman of the association from 1991 until 2013.
Having a background in photography, he was inspired by making personal documentary films. He became the main motor and leader of many film projects.
He has also encouraged other cinematographers by writing stories in magazines and by maintaining the Web pages of the Mikkeli association.
Recently, he together with other amateur cinematographers from Mikkeli filmed the 225th anniversary ceremonial demonstration of the Porrassalmi battle.