Vanja Černjul (born 3 June 1968 in Zagreb, Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia) is a Croatian cinematographer. Černjul has been married to his wife Nives since 1995 and has had a son with her since 2002. He lives with her in Nolita, a neighborhood in Manhattan, New York City. There he lives with fellow countrymen such as the director and actor Goran Dukić, Igor Martinović and the photographer Davor Šuvak in the neighborhood When asked whether he would ever return to Zagreb, he replied that he visited Zagreb twice a year, so that he felt that he had never really been away (U Zagrebu sam barem dva puta godišnje, stoga nemam osjećaj da sam ga ikada sasvim napustio.).