Self-Shooting Director & Freelance DoP

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Matt Harris is a London and Essex based award winning Director of Photography and producer/director specialising in high end documentary and branded content.

Matt has over thirty years experience image making as a freelance photographer and filmmaker working around the globe for blue chip companies along with production houses and TV companies in the UK, US and Europe.

He has worked with some of the biggest brands on the planet producing corporate films for the likes of  Google to Nestlé , Bloomberg to the BBC and has shot and directed independent feature length documentaries and commissioned docs for Channel 4.

A highly experienced underwater photographer and cameraman as well as a fully qualified aerial drone operator with CAA license thru 2023.

Matt is also considered one of London's top drone pilots by Wedio.

As a director of photography, Matt's work is characterized by his incredible eye for detail and his ability to use lighting, color, and framing to create visually stunning and emotionally engaging images. He has worked on a wide range of projects, including feature films, documentaries, TV shows, and commercials, and has been praised for his ability to adapt his style to fit the specific needs of each production.

In addition to his work as a director of photography, Matt is also a highly skilled self-shooting director. This means that he has the ability to both operate the camera and direct talent, making him an invaluable asset to any production. As a self-shooting director, Matt is able to capture intimate and authentic moments, bringing a unique perspective to the storytelling process.

Matt's IMDB listing page, provides a comprehensive overview of his work and accomplishments, including his awards and nominations. It is a testament to his talent and his commitment to excellence in filmmaking.

Whether you're looking for a director of photography to capture the beauty of your location, a self-shooting director to bring authenticity to your story, or a skilled collaborator to bring your creative vision to life, Matt Harris is the perfect choice. With his experience, talent, and passion for filmmaking, he is sure to deliver results that exceed your expectations. Contact him today to learn more about his services and how he can help you achieve your creative goals.


A full list is available here however Matt's main camera is the Sony FX9 with full Aputure lighting kit and audio gear..


Some screenshot examples of work below.