Justin Hartwell is a Cinematographer & Camera Operator who has helped Artists and Professionals tell their stories, collaborating on many Music Video, TV, Film and Corporate projects. Contact Justin today to bring your next exciting project to dazzling life!

THE STAND - TEASER TRAILER

I was asked to produce a teaser trailer for a new project "The Stand", directed by Wendy Spencer and starring Maddie Mitchell. An important film about escaping domestic violence.

web series superfund: ep 3: "superhuman"

I recently shot this episode for Writer/Director Zac van Manen, starring Andy Mac and Colin Dixon.

"Very professional and passionate about his work. An absolute pleasure to work with and watch an artist at play". Andy Mac, Actor.

THE OJI CUP WRAP

There's a lot that goes into making your favourite coffee or paper cup. Without it, you'd be using your hands! Thanks to Oji Foodservice Packaging Solutions and The Video Box - here's a glimpse of the process I was excited to be involved in.

CASSIE TIMMS "CHASING SUMMER"

"Having worked with Justin on two music videos, I cannot recommend him enough. Aside from his amazing eye and endless great ideas, his technical knowledge of the craft is enviable. He's a lot of fun while being constantly focused on the job at hand. I can't wait to work with him again and hope other filmmakers are lucky enough to have him on their crew!" Dan Jensen, Director.

HANK & LUNA

WINNER "Best Film" - Foxwell Rd Film Festival, 2016.

"This was my first time in filmmaking and I could not have done it without Justin. He helped me bring my vision to the screen. He is efficient, easy to work and knows his stuff! I look forward to working with him again and seeing his work on the big screen where he belongs." Verity Grace, Director.

WELL BUILT SHEDS

2017 Corporate Production in association with The Video Box.

eternal torment "depose"

Music Video for Gold Coast death metal band Eternal Torment's song "Depose", paying homage to 70s/80s slasher / horror genre pictures. 

NICKED

TOP 5 FINALIST - Unscene Film Competition, 2017.

"I would not hesitate in recommending Justin Hartwell him for any film project as DOP. I found Justin's input both insightful and helpful and he brings out the best of the project." Anthony Miller, Director.

michelle cullen - printmaker & painter

Nominee "Best Documentary" - Foxwell Rd Film Festival 2016.

EVENT CINEMAS + VON BIBRA AUTO GROUP "Free choc tops"

2017 Promotional Video

i've had the pleasure of working with some great creatives..

Erika Owen, Actress & Model

"Justin made me feel very comfortable on set and was extremely professional to work with. I would recommend J in a heartbeat for your next production if you want great cinematography and someone who thinks outside of the box to capture unique angles and shots."

Andy Sparnon, Producer "Goodlife TV"

"Justin brought initiative and reliability to my production and I'm extremely grateful for it. I have no hesitation in recommending Justin for his professionalism on any project."

Amy Jobson, Presenter

"I worked with Justin on a lifestyle series and we got along instantly. As a presenter it's so important to feel comfortable with the team and I found Justin to be professional, experienced, and easy to work with."

Lucy Carr, Director

"Justin is professional, creative and lots of fun to work on set with. I highly recommend him for any cinematography or DOP work! A quadruple thumbs up from me."

Zac Van Manen, Director

"Justin's a consummate professional. Willing to listen, contribute, and cooperate with a team to produce only the kind of content you want your name on. He's talented, creative, and - most importantly - knows that the show must go on."

Wendy Spencer, Producer

"I have previously worked with Justin and found him to be very reliable to work with , he has real passion for what he does and would work with him in a heartbeat."

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Justin Hartwell Cinematography

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