About Daniel Mattei

Daniel Mattei with Sony FS5

Cinematographer & Video Editor

Daniel Mattei is a cinematographer and video editor, living and working in downtown Phoenix, AZ. He's had the pleasure of working on the sets of many different productions, from music and wedding videos, to narrative short & feature films, and full scale commercials for national brands. 

In 2013 he began working on freelance video projects like wedding videos, music videos, and even animated explainer videos. 

He has spent 2016 working as a video editor and camera operator for Axiom Media Productions in Chandler, Arizona.

With them, he's had the pleasure of working with brands such as Universal Technical Institute, Carrington College, 1Mission, Republic Services,  and Arizona State University.

In addition to commercial work, Daniel has written & DP'd two short films, "A Happy Birthday," and "Stacked Deck", a western, which played in local cinemas in Vermont, and Arizona, and received attention from local newspapers. 

He is currently writing his first feature length film, and planning multiple short films in 2017. 



Cinematography Reel 


Daniel Mattei's Cinematography Reel

Clips selected from Daniel's commercial and narrative video work. 


Working with Daniel was a breath of fresh air. A person who could translate my vision and goals for the video into something creative and beautiful. He’s very intuitive, which is essential for making the process a breeze.
— Ben Forsberg | Citizens Church



Contact Daniel


If you'd like to collaborate, book, or just talk movies, fill out the form below, and I'll be quick to get back to you. I always love discussing projects over drinks and having some good ol' fashion one on one interaction. 


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