Matt is a double EMMY & BAFTA award-winning documentary cameraman and film-maker. He specializes in anthropology, adventure, natural history and strong character-driven films. He has worked extensively for BBC, Discovery, Nat Geo , HBO Documentary Films & many indies.
Over the last 22 years, Matt has filmed in most terrains and climates, from the jungles of the Congo and Amazon to the high Arctic.
For their work as producers on Marathon Boy, Matt & Gemma Atwal were inducted into the Asia Pacific Screen Academy, 2012.
Matt is highly-experienced with most current filming technology including Sony F55, Phantom High-Speed shooting, Steadicam, Jimmy Jib & Panther Cranes, G0 Pros, Night Vision, Thermal Cameras and all video formats including XD-CAM, P2, RED, Alexa & C300.
Along with enjoying working within both large or small filming crews, Matt is also an experienced and motivated self-shooting director.
Completed courses: BBC Safeguarding Trust / Surviving Hostile Environments: Level 4, AKE 5 day course / EX+MED: Medicine in Remote Areas / CAL BCAP: Basic Canopy Access Proficiency / BBC: Safe Working with Cameras & Lights Health & Safety / PADI Open Water Diver.