Mathew is a cinematographer and stills photographer with experience ranging from large productions to solo operations. He is experienced in MoVI and Aerials (CASA licensed drone pilot), and has experience with roped access work, small boat operations and remote area expeditions. He is an experienced polar guide, zodiac boat driver and climbing guide.
Mathew has worked on a range of features, shorts, commercials, documentaries and news.
Clients include: The ABC, BBC, Travel Channel, Huffington Post, News Corp, Getty, Telstra, Camelbak, Henty, Black Diamond, Sea to Summit, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra, Tasmanian State Government, University of Tasmania, Polar Latitudes, Fredbird Productions, Toyshop Productions, Roar Film and Latitude Films.
We are a long standing Medical Rescue company in Tasmania (2002). We use qualified Paramedics, Nurses, doctors and medic staff trained in all aspects of urban and remote medical aid and rescue techniques. We have all equipment required including 4x4 stretcher vehicles and mobile medical rooms. We have provided services to endermol shine productions House Rules for several years, we have also worked with the likes of Mark Webber, International World Rally Championships and World Enduro Mountain Biking.
Remote Medical and Rescue specialists. Including Life saving and medical interventions.
Garden Island Creek
I have worked mainly as a documentary cinematographer, shooting for Television and Cinema release. I am experienced at working in very remote conditions. I have experience with all types of cameras and related accessories, including my own Sony FS7.
Cinematographer / DOP
Hobart TAS, Australia
I have over 17 years experience in documentary production. In addition to cinematography and field producing, I have also worked in various positions from field logistic support, photography and sound recording. I am experienced in producing material for both web/multimedia/social and standard broadcast.
I am an extreme environment specialist, from the tropics to the polar regions , with a solid guiding and expedition background (I am an accredited polar guide). I am used to working unsupported in remote areas, both topside and underwater.
Most of my work has been in natural history (BBC NHU, Nat Geo), science, various human documentaries (Nat Geo, Discovery, ABC, SBS), conservation and educational programs. Specific recent camera experience includes remotely controlled cameras, stabilized systems and drones. I am a CASA licensed drone pilot.
News and Documentary Emmy nomination for outstanding cinematography (2018), GTC award for excellence (2019) for BBC Spy in the Wild
show reel : https://www.dropbox.com/s/y76eyatxdxww2iy/Fred%20Olivier%20Showreel%20H264%2020190614.mov?dl=