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Matthew Waving

Focus Puller / 1st AC

t. +44 (0) 7879 647 206

Matthew has over 18 years experience having progressed through the camera department working alongside some of the best technicians in the industry.

With extensive experience in both film and digital formats, Matthew works across features, TV dramas and commercials.

Bases in the South West and London, but will go wherever the work takes him.

Feature Films

Production Production Company Director of Photography Director
Maleficent 2 DisneyHenry BrahamJoachim Rønning
Angel Has FallenMillennium FilmsJules O’Laughlin Ric Roman- Waugh
Black 47 (A Cam)Muddy Pictures Declan Quinn ASCLance Daly
Justice League B Cam (2nd Unit Dailies)HarwoodJP GossartZac Shneider
Another Mothers SonMillou LtdSam CareChris Menaul
Emperor (A Cam)CorsanSam McCurdyLee Tamahori
Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them (2nd Unit C Cam)Warner BrosJP GossartDavid Yates
Guardians of the Galaxy (Camera Test Dailies)MarvelHenry BrahamCamera Test
The Huntsman 2 (Daily)Huntsman ProductionsPeter FieldVFX Unit
Tarzan (2 weeks Additional Photography A Cam)Warner BrosHenry BrahamDavid Yates
Halo NightfallScott FreeGavin StruthersSergio Mimica-Gezzan
Y SyrcusFatti FilmsAndy HollisKevin Allen
The Adveturer - A CamCinemaSPV4Unax MendiaJohnathan Newman
Flat Lake - A CamSmugglerAndy HollisKevin Allen
Street Dance 2 3DVertigoSam McCurdy BSCMax and Dania
The Devil's Double - A CamFIP MaltaSam McCurdy BSCLee Tamahori
Mr NiceIndependantBernard RoseBernard Rose
MacbethIlluminationsSam McCurdy BSCRupert Goold
Descent 2Celador FilmsSam McCurdy BSC John Harris
The Hills Have Eyes II - A Cam20th Century FoxSam McCurdy BSCMartin Weisz
Tortoise in LoveKBS FilmsBalasz BolygoGuy Browning
OutlawVertigoSam McCurdy BSCNick Love
The DescentCelador FilmsSam McCurdy BSCNeil Marshall
Cold & DarkCold FilmsSam McCurdy BSCAndrew Goth

TV / Drama Selection

Production Production Company Director of Photography Director
The Capture NBC/BBCRasmus ArilldtBen Chanan
His Dark Materials (Dailies)BBCVariousOtto Bathurst
A Discovery of WitchesADOW Productions Christophe NeunesAlice TroughtonDailies
Delicious 2SkyRasmus Arrilt & Toby MooreJohn Hardwick
The Durrells 3 (A Cam)Sid Gentle Films James Aspinall / Ben WheelerRoger Goldbury/Niall McCormick
Rellik (A Cam)BBC/HBOGiulio Biccarri Sam Miller
Born to Kill (A Cam)World Productions / Channel 4Sam CareBruce Goodison
Guerrilla (A Cam)Fifty FathomsGiulio BiccarriSam Miller
Wagstaffe AKA Dark Hart (A Cam)ITV StudiosSam McCurdy BSCColin Teague
Fortitude 2 (B Cam)Fifty FathomsMike Spragg BSCMETIN HÜSEYIN
Cold Feet (A Cam)Big TalkToby Moore
Close to the Enemy (A Cam)Little IslandAshely Rowe BSCStephen Poliakoff
Galavant - 2 (B Cam, Dailies)ABCAshley Rowe BSCVarious
Houdini & Doyle (B Cam, Dailies)Big TalkPhilipp BlaubachVarious
Danny and the Human Zoo (A Cam)BBCSimon TindallDestiny Ekaragha
The Bastard Executioner (A Cam)FoxHenry BrahamParis Barclay
Da Vinci's Demons - 3 (A Cam)StarzOwen McPolin / Toby MoorePeter Hoar
Doctor Who (A Cam) BBCMagni AugustssonVarious
Da Vinci's Demons - 2 (A Cam)StarzGavin StruthersPeter Hoar
New Worlds (B Cam)Company PicturesDavid RaedekerCharles Martin
The Game (B Cam)BBC WorldwideSam McCurdy BsCDaniel O'Hara
The Fear (B Cam)Channel 4Gavin Finney BSCMichael Samuels
Unknown Heart (A Cam)Unknown HeartJames AspinalGiles Foster
Talking to the Dead (A Cam)SkyAdam SuschitzkyChina Moo Young
It's Kevin (A Cam)BBCAndy HollisAl Campbell
Ambassadors (B Cam)Big TalkAshely Rowe BSCJeremy Webb
Frankie (B Cam)BBCAshley Rowe BSC Ashley Way
Da Vinci's Demons (B Cam)StarzFabian Wagner / Julian CourtVarious
Benidorm - 6 (A Cam)Tiger AspectAlasdair WalkerSandy Johnson
Gavin and Stacey - 3 (B Cam)Baby CowDoug HallowsChristine Gernon
Benidorm - 3, 4 & 5 (A/B Cam)Tiger AspectAndy HollisSandy Johnson
Skins - 2, 3, 4 & 5 (B Cam)CompanyNick DanceVarious
Lark Rise to CandlefordBBC DramaBalasz BolygoVarious

Commercials (selection)

Production Production Company Director of Photography Additional Information
Carphone Warehouse Electric Theatre CollectiveBen Moulden
Visit Britain LumiersPeter Bathurst
M & S Focus 24John Edwards
FordHogarthRobin Horne
Coca Cola Focus 24
Weight Watchers Bare FilmsJames Aspinall
PC WorldAMV BDDOPeter BathurstBen Bannister


I own a a lot of my own equipment relating to my job, eg. Monitors, Preston, etc. I also have a wide selection of box equipment.