Author: Matthew Ritenour

Matthew Ritenour is an Emmy award winning documentary filmmaker based in Washington, D.C. He's shot for clients such as Patagonia, Lindblad Expeditions, National Geographic, and The Weather Channel. He has worked across the world with nonprofits like the Red Cross, the Galapagos Conservancy, and Friends of Plumas Wilderness to share stories of conservation and development. Beyond his freelance career as a director and DP, Matthew has worked at the Advanced Laboratory for Visual Anthropology teaching university students and faculty how to incorporate filmmaking into their scientific research.

How to Make an Outdoor Adventure Documentary – Behind the Scenes of Visions of the Lost Sierra

Behind the Scenes, Video Editing, Videography • One Comment

Tips on creating a nature documentary, including how to interview subjects in natural light, what gear to use, and other filmmaking tips....

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