Professional Camera Operator Brisbane Australia

Sony FX9 Owner/Operator | Drone Operator | Tel: 0421 882 607

Matt Guest is a freelance D.O.P and Camera Operator working in Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast with a diverse track record spanning over 20 years in broadcast television and on video productions filmed throughout Australia.
His experience as a freelance Camera Operator covers a wide production portfolio and includes; Ob-doc reality tv programs, documentaries, cooking & cultural, fishing & off road adventure tv programs, lifestyle & travel, factual, long and short form current affairs programs, corporate and media training, live events and sports, ob’s.

He’s worked for numerous Production Co’s and Broadcasters filming throughout Australia and overseas. Some of the well known include ITV, Fremantle Media, Beyond Productions, Discovery Channel, BBC, ABC TV, SBS, NITV, Disney Channel and the 7, 9, 10 networks.

As a Scuba Cameraman or Underwater Cameraman, he has worked on documentaries, reality, tv programs, tvc’s and feature film throughout Australia, the Great Barrier Reef and overseas.

Since 2016 he has been a Drone Operator on numerous productions filmed throughout Australia.


Television Programs & Series:

NATURE OF THINGS/David Suzuki | Documentary tv series – CBC
D.O.P – Brisbane
AUSTRALIAN STORY ‘Button Batteries’ | factual tv series – ABC television
D.O.P – Sunshine Coast
FOUR CORNERS | tv series – ABC television
D.O.P – Sunshine Coast
STRANGE EVIDENCE ‘Bull Sharks’ | television series – Science Channel/Discovery Channel USA
D.O.P and Drone Operator Queensland Australia
WILD BUT TRUE | Wildlife television series – Beyond Productions/Discovery Channel USA
Camera Operator & Underwater Camera Op – Moreton Island and Sunshine Coast
STRAIT TO PLATE | Cultural Cooking/Travel television series – NITV
Camera Operator | Underwater Camera Operator | Drone Operator Queensland- Torres Strait Islands and Cape York Australia
HOUSE HUNTERS INTERNATIONAL | Lifestyle television series – HGTV
D.O.P and Drone Operator
OUTBACK OPAL HUNTERS | Ob-Doc televison series – Discovery Channel
D.O.P and Drone Operator
RAILROAD AUSTRALIA series 2 | Ob-Doc televison series – Discovery Channel
Camera Operator and Drone Operator Queensland and Australia
OUTBACK TRUCKERS series 4 to 9 | Ob-Doc tv series – Discovery Channel
Camera Operator and Drone Operator Queensland and Australia
FOREIGN CORRESPONDENT ‘The Blue and the Black’ | Factual tv program – ABC Television
Producer and Underwater Camera Op – Truk Lagoon, Micronesia
MISSING PIECES | television series – TVNZ
DOP – Brisbane
RPM | Craig Lowndes 888 Racing Team – Ten Network
Camera Operator – Brisbane, Willowbank Raceway
INSIGHT ‘Safety Driving with Jamie Whincup’ | television program SBS television
Camera Operator – Brisbane
POMS IN PARADISE | Ob Doc television series – Century Films/BBC
Underwater Camera OP – Sunshine Coast
WIDE WORLD OF SPORTS ‘Melissa Wu Olympian’ | Nine Network
DOP – Brisbane
OLYMPIC DREAMS ‘Emily Seabohm’ | television program – BBC UK
DOP – Brisbane

Reality TV:

I’M A CELEBRITY (Get Me Out of Here) UK & Germany 2010 to 2018 | Reality TV – ITV/Granada Productions
Walk-In Camera Operator & Underwater Camera Operator – Gold Coast
BEAUTY AND THE GEEK | Reality TV series – Seven Network
Camera Operator – Brisbane

Factual/Current Affairs:

AUSTRALIAN STORY ‘Twinnies’/’Button Batteries’/’Clive Palmer’ | television program – ABC Television
D.O.P – Sunshine Coast
60 MINUTES ‘What Love Is’ | television program – Nine Network
Camera Operator – Sunshine Coast
FOUR CORNERS ‘Real Estate’ | tv program – ABC television
D.O.P – Sunshine Coast

*plus numerous ABC 7.30 Report, Foreign Correspondent and Stateline program stories over 12 years and A Current Affair stories for Nine Network


‘IRONMAN: Quest for KONA’ – Texas Crew USA
Camera Operator – Cairns
‘MANTA RAYS’ | Documentary – Tourism Queensland
Underwater Camera OP – Lady Elliot Island, Great Barrier Reef
‘MARK VISSER – BIG WAVE SURFER’ | Documentary – National Geographic USA
Underwater Camera Op – Sunshine Coast
‘KOALAS: SECRET SOCIETY EXPOSED’ | Documentary – Mindful Media/National Geographic USA
DOP – Brisbane
‘MIDDLE OF NATURE – Turtles & Sharks’| Wildlife Documentary series – SVT Sweden
Underwater Camera OP – Heron Island
‘Z SPECIAL UNIT’ | Documentary – Z Media
DOP – Qld, NSW, Vic


Underwater Camera Op – Sunshine Coast
Underwater Camera Op– Sunshine Coast
Underwater Camera Op – Brisbane
CORONA BEER’ | TVC – Brand New Media Pty Ltd
DOP – Gold Coast

O.B/Live Events:

‘ITU MOOLOOLABA TRIATHLON’ | O.B – Ironman Oceania/Fox Sports
Moto Camera Operator – Sunshine Coast
‘ITU NOOSA TRIATHLON’ – 8 years | Seven Network/Sunrise program
Live-Cross Camera Operator and Moto Camera Operator – Noosa Heads Qld
‘TAMWORTH MUSIC FESTIVAL’ | M3 Media for ABC television
Camera Operator – Tamworth
‘TRI NATIONS’ Rugby Promos for Wallabies Vs Springboks | Seven Network
EFP Camera Operator on-field – Brisbane/Suncorp Stadium
‘IRONMAN’ Surf Lifesaving OB | Fox Sports
Camera Operator – Gold Coast
‘QLD CUP’ Rugby League OB (4 Seasons) | ABC Television
OB Camera Operator – Brisbane and SE Qld
Camera Operator – Brisbane
‘PBR PRO BULL RIDING C’SHIPS’ | OB – M3 Media/Fox Sports
Camera Operator – Sydney-Brisbane-Townsville
*plus numerous other live events and O.B’s

Matt Guest professional camera operator Queensland Australia

Matt Guest - Sony FX9 Owner/Operator Queensland

Sony FX9 4K/HD Camera

Sony FX9 4K/HD Camera

$20 Million Public Liability insurance cover, also includes Drone or Aerial Cinematography

Australian Passport valid to 2029