D.P. Tony Mata has been creating images for more than 20 years. His wealth of experience includes shooting HD and 35mm film for corporate, commercial and entertainment clients, including projects for, HBO, ESPN, History Cannel. Miller Brewing Company, John Deere, Kohls, Boise, Fleet Farm, Sprint USA, etc. He has worked with camera cars, Tyler helicopter mounts, riding cranes, Steadycam, and Easy Rig and underwater housings
Tony began his career as a still photographer. The knowledge he gained about film and the art of controlling light, made it natural to expand his capabilities to include shooting 35mm motion film for Energy Productions under the instruction of LA cinematographer Louis Schwarzberg (American Heart and Soul, Disney).
He has a 15 year relationship shooting for Getty Images. and has recently signed with Framepool world wide . His stock footage work has been used in many TV and corporate productions including, the Good Wife (CBS), Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC), SNL, ABC promotions, DIsney Channel, Discovery Channel, TV France, etc.