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Matthew B

Director of Photography / Cinematographer

Brooklyn, NY Member since March 2016


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Freelance shooter/editor, passed local 600 AC, non-union VTR op

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C100 w/ Atomos Samurai Blade

Includes: (1) BP-955 battery, (1) BP-970G battery, (1) AC/wall power unit (8.4 V DC IN)



  • (1) BP-955 battery
  • (1) BP-970G battery
  • (1) AC/wall power unit (8.4 V DC IN)
  • (3) 64 GB SDXC Class 10 cards
  • (1) 32 GB SDHC Class 10 SanDisk Extreme
  • (1) SD card reader (USB 2 or 3, depending on availability)
  • (1) padded camera bag
  • Atomos Samurai Blade monitor/recorder upon request


C100 body (with Dual Pixel AF upgrade), with top handle, smart side grip, power/charger unit, batteries, and media for an all day shoot

* Atomos Samurai Blade included upon request
** Full C100 event/doc kit with accessories and lenses available in separate listings

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C100 event/doc kit with backpack

Includes: C100 body with dual pixel AF upgrade, Atomos Samurai Blade 5" SDI Monitor/10-bit 422 recorder , 16-35mm Canon EF f/2.8L II USM Lens



  • C100 body with dual pixel AF upgrade
  • Atomos Samurai Blade 5" SDI Monitor/10-bit 422 recorder
  • 16-35mm Canon EF f/2.8L II USM Lens
  • 24-70mm Tamron SP f/2.8 DI VC USD (w/ image stabilization)
  • 70-200mm Canon EF f/2.8L IS II USM
  • Manfrotto Tripod or Monopod: 504HD fluid head w 536 CF legs, or MVM500A fluid head monopod
  • (1) bracket mount for camera-mounted accessories
  • Sennheiser ew 100 G3 wireless mic pack w lapel mic
  • Sennheiser MD-46 handheld wireless mic
  • Sennheiser MKE-600 kit w xlr shorty and mount
  • Sennheiser MD-46 handheld wireless mic
  • Senal professional production headphones
  • Bi-color light panel, with diffusion and articulating arm for camera mount
  • (2) waist mountable lens pouches
  • headlamp and small flashlight
  • media and batteries for camera and all accessories to shoot a full day on the move
  • Tenba Roadie Video backpack to hold it all


Full C100 (with dual pixel AF upgrade) event/doc kit, with 3 EF zoom lenses, pro audio, light panel, HD monitor/10-bit recorder (SmallHD AC7 avail in separate listing), and mounting accessories, all self-contained in what may be the best camera backpack in the world.

This kit can be customizable and slimmed down based on your needs. I'd be happy to show you how everything works and fits most efficiently in the backpack for a more organized happy shooting experience.

I also have higher quality microphones such as the Sanken COS11d lapel mic, and Sennheiser 416 shotgun mic in separate listings, if you are running the audio for interviews, and need a step up on the audio quality.

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Kino Flo Diva Lite 400 w Road Rags kit

Includes: (1) Heavy duty 9' light stand, (1) 15-lb black sandbag, (5) 5500K Daylight bulbs



  • (1) Heavy duty 9' light stand
  • (1) 15-lb black sandbag
  • (5) 5500K Daylight bulbs
  • (5) 3200K Tungsten bulbs
  • (2) 2900K bulbs
  • (1) Flozier diffuser
  • (1) Eggcrate (directional light, prevents spill)
  • Hard case
  • Misc G&E and expendables on request
  • Matthew Road Rags kit


KinoFlo Diva 400 kit,
with heavy duty 9' light stand , backup bulbs.

Additional G&E, Matthew's Road Rags kit, silk, net, diffusion, available if needed.

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Atomos Samurai Blade 5" Monitor/10-bit 422 recorder

Includes: Atomos Blade 5" SDI (and HDMI) Monitor/10-bit 422 recorder, Atomos Connect H2S Converter, AC power adaptor



  • Atomos Blade 5" SDI (and HDMI) Monitor/10-bit 422 recorder
  • Atomos Connect H2S Converter
  • AC power adaptor
  • 4 NPF570 batteries w charger
  • Samsung 256GB 2.5" SSD, 840 PRO Series
  • Atomos SSD to USB caddy
  • articulating/israeli arm or cold shoe ball head
  • 2 short SDI cables


Kit includes:
-Atomos Blade 5" SDI (and HDMI) Monitor/10-bit 422 recorder
-Atomos Connect H2S Converter, an HDMI to SDI converter for cameras with HDMI outputs.
-AC power adaptor and 4 NPF570 batteries w charger
-Samsung 256GB 2.5" SSD, 840 PRO Series
-Atomos SSD to USB caddy
-articulating/israeli arm or cold shoe ball head
-2 short SDI cables
-1 short full HDMI cable (mini and micro HDMI by request)
-pouch for monitor
-small bag

Blade specs:
325DPI, 5" IPS 1280 x 720 capacitive touchscreen monitor/recorder
Waveform RGB & Luma Parade, Vectorscope with zoom, and test pattern generator
Adjustable gamma, contrast and brightness
HD-SDI input and output
Real-time monitoring, playback, playout to a PC or Mac with QuickTime, and edit logging
Focus Peaking, 0-100% Zebra, and two modes of False Color monitoring
Record direct from the sensor to 10-bit, 4:2:2 ProRes or DNxHD
S-Log / C-Log recording
Trigger REC/STOP from camera (Canon, Sony, ARRI, Panasonic, RED, JVC)
Timecode from camera
2.5" HDD/SSD media storage

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Sennheiser 416 or MKE 600, K-Tek boom pole, 25ft xlr, light stand w/ mount

Includes: Boom Pole - K-Tek KE-89CC (2'5 - 7'6), universal shock mount for boom pole, Auray, 25' xlr cable



  • Boom Pole - K-Tek KE-89CC (2'5 - 7'6)
  • universal shock mount for boom pole, Auray
  • 25' xlr cable
  • light stand with Avenger D200 grip head and cradle mount (if needed)
  • MZQ100 quick release stand adapter from kit
  • hard case


Sennheiser MKH-416 - Short Shotgun Interference Tube Microphone
(swapped with Sennheiser MKE 600 if you need a battery powered mic)

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Reviews (64)

Average 5.0 Stars

Great! Matthew is great, super helpful and his equipment is always in great shape. Easy pick up and drop off.

Matthew was a flexible and helpful renter and the gear was in perfect shape. Thank you!


Sennheiser 416

May 2020

Loved this little monitor! Matthew swooped in and saved me with my last-minute request. He was extremely responsive and his equipment was pristine (5yr-old monitor looked brand new). Thank you!

A consistently excellent renter!

Matthew is a stellar person and fantastic renter and communicator. Would highly recommend to anyone!


(2) Bolex 16mm package - Student

November 2019

Matthew was a greater lender! He took extra time to give me a tour of the camera and was flexible and easy to work with. I'd highly recommend him and would rent from him again!

Matthew was a greater lender! He took extra time to give me a tour of the camera and was flexible and easy to work with. I'd highly recommend him and would rent from him again!

Matt was so easy to work with and very accommodating with my picky pickup/drop-off times

Matthew was fantastic. Thanks to him!


3-piece LED Light kit

July 2019

A total pro with great gear!

Great and friendly renter!

Great experience renting from Matthew! Simple and so fast!!

Good kit. Friendly and flexible

Great gear, easy to work with. Would rent from again.


C200B (body only)

November 2018

Matthew took the time to make sure I had everything I needed and went over questions. Gear was in great condition too! Thanks!

Great experience; loved the lenses!

Great rental. Matthew was awesome! looking forward to renting from him again!

Beautiful mics

Matthew was fantastic, and wow what a full-service light kit he has with all the accessories you could ask for. Very tailored service.

The kit worked perfectly and Matthew was both flexible and helpful throughout the entire process. Would certainly rent from again!

Matthew was accommodating and flexible with my return time, really helped me out! Gear was in great condition.

Was great renting from Matt! Very nice and flexible. Highly recommend.

Light worked great and coordination with Matt was easy! Would recommend.

Renting from Matthew was a completely positive experience. Equipment was in great shape and worked perfectly. He is also quick to respond and super accommodating. Would rent from again. 10/10! 5 STARS! Seriously good stuff

Great Rent! Matthew customized a kit that accommodated my needs and it went flawlessly. Would rent again.

Michael was flexible with the pickup & drop-off times, and also offers an extremely economical and modular camera package, perfect for any run & gun project, or even studio work.

Great rental !

GReat rental !

Worked great! Matthew is a super nice guy, and the entire experience was smooth and easy.


Zhiyun Crane Plus Gimbal

June 2018

Matthew’s gear was in great condition and pickup/drop off scheduling was flexible. Would rent from again!

Great renter, very responsive!

Matthew was great and very understanding. Smooth rental process. Equipment was exactly as described. Would rent from him again!


C100 w/ Atomos Samurai Blade

February 2018

Easy transaction


Canon 6D

November 2017

Matthew was fast at communicating and the kit was exactly as described. Thank you

Great little rig, and very accommodating.

Very helpful - great person to rent from!

Matthew was easy to connect with and fast to respond


Zhiyun-Tech Crane 3-axis Gimbal

September 2017

Matthew was very accommodating and has great equipment. This monitor will do the trick.

The lav I rented worked perfectly & Matt was very quick to respond to messages & was incredibly easy to coordinate with. I will definitely be renting from him again!

@mb7 offered quick and helpful communication. Easy pick and drop off. The stabilizer worked wonders!

Worked out perfectly!

Matthew was very communicative and thorough, the gear was in great shape and the rental was quick and easy!

Great gear, Matt was very easy/flexible with his schedule for pick up/drop off. Even threw in extra G&E which was really handy to have. Thanks!

Simple renting with Matt! Thanks for being cool.


Canon Extender EF 2X III

June 2017

Awesome communication and flexibility, showed me some tips in using it. Will def rent again!

Simple rental! Cool guy and flexible. Thanks!


Canon Extender EF 2X III

May 2017

Matt was very reliable and flexible! I recommend him very much. Monitor was in very good condition!

Matt is alway great to work with and flexible.

Matthew was super helpful, flexible, and easy to communicate with. Thanks!

Always easy to work with and accommodating.

Awesome guy

Matthew was great at responding to my request and offered a brief overview of his rental. The equipment worked great!


3-piece LED Light kit

March 2017

Was returned without a scratch!


Canon Extenders

September 2016

Gear came back in perfect condition and promptly. He was even kind enough to walk it back to my house himself. Hope to do business again!


September 2016

Camera came back in perfect condition


Sony a6300 4K-Autofocus-Wonder

September 2016