Peter Braun, pioneer and visionary for advanced camera motion, is the founder and creative mind behind MAT.
Together with his "Mad About Technology"-Crew he invents, discovers, and creates sophisticated, highly specialized remote camera systems.
19. May 2013
THUMBS UP FOR JIM JARMUSCH
The new Jim Jarmusch movie "Only Lovers Left Alive" screens in Cannes on Saturday, May 25th. Thumbs Up - from all of us at MAT !
For the opening shot Jim
Jarmusch and his DoP Yorick …
27. January 2013
NEW EQUIPMENT @ MAT - NEW ! NEW ! NEW !
is a multifunctional and versatile
special overhead camera system, comprised of an electronically driven,
remote-controlled dolly and a small scaled track.
26. January 2013
STEPHEN GOLDBLATT used the MAT-TOWERCAM® on THE HELP
Stephen Goldblatt called me during pre-production, explaining the need for a straight vertical rise from the ground floor foyer to the 2nd floor landing in an old house where we didn’t …
09. December 2012
HAPPY BIRTHDAY CAMERIMAGE
The International Film Festival of the Art of Cinematography Plus Camerimage is a festival dedicated to cinematography and its creators cinematographers.
The 20th anniversary PLUS CAMERIMAGE 2012 …
24. November 2012
MTV EMA 2012
After a hilarious opening sequence the 2012 MTV EMA kicked off live from Frankfurt’s Festhalle—transformed into a surreal circus big top!
The MAT line-up Trianlge Jib, MAT-TOWERCAM® …
07. October 2012
MAT-TOWERCAM® XL on location in Madagascar
Madagascar Doc 3D, Warner Bros. Pictures, IMAX Corporation
Working on the Madagascar 3D project Director David Douglas decided to …
When 25-year old Peter Braun founded MAT 1976 in Hamburg/ Germany, nobody could have forseen how important this company would become for the national and international film, television and music industry. Initially a mobile grip unit, the MAT-philosphy of the moving camera became increasingly more...