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          Nathan Collett is an award-winning cinematographer + director from Australia & the United States. He is fascinated by the intersection of cinema, different cultures, and our shared humanity.   He recieved an M.F.A in FILM / TV Production from the USC School of Cinematic Arts (2006). He was a Fulbright Scholar to Kenya and recipient of the Fulbright New Leaders Award (2009). Having lived overseas  for several years he now calls Canberra home.

He has worked for clients like Great Big Story / CNN, Compass Light (USA), OXFAM, UN OCHA, Facebook, Africa Channel (USA), Novartis, and others. His films have screened at numerous film festivals worldwide such as and recently he won an award for best fashion film at Bokeh Film Festival in Capetown (2018)

He is passionate about sharing his knowledge and has taught hundreds of present and future practicioners in film/tv/digital media across East Africa through Hot Sun Foundation. He also runs Hot Sun Films a small Film / TV company based in Africa. 
+ Skills
Shoot, direct, produce types of content for all platforms.

Collaborate on original short & feature films with regional and international partners

Film / TV / Digital Media production training. 

RED Camera rentals for TVCs, Music Videos, Films, Docs. We have a  RED Helium 8K (EpicW) kit which can record to RAW and/or ProRes.

-RED Cinema Epic-W Helium Kit, that can shoot 4K Prores, 8K RAW
-Sony A7 III camera 4K video + stills
-Bright tangerine clip on matte box
-Tilta carbon fibre 4x5.6 matte box

-Zeiss ZF.2 lenses: 15mm 2.8, 21mm 2.8, 25mm 2.8, 35mm 1.8, 50mm 1.4, 85mm 1.4, 100mm (macro) 2.0,
-Sigma Art Zoom Lenses: 18-35mm 1.8, 50-100mm 1.8
-Sigma Art 35mm 1.4
-Canon L Series 24-70mm IS 4.0
-Vintage Helios 58mm, 85mm, 88mm,  lens set for unique bokeh / flare’d look 

-Sennheiser 416 boom mic
-Sennheiser lapel mics kit x 2
-Zoom H6 sound recorder
-Basic LED lights and reflectors