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Matt Holland (b. 1992) is a Berkshire based multimedia, creative designer, photographer and outdoors leader. He began his creative career back in university at Bath Spa (BA Hons Creative Arts and Visual Design). Photography has always been an interest since a young age and further to this has been involved in Scouts and the Duke of Edinburgh award for over 20 years with the last 10 years as an outdoors leader.

Over the years, Matt has collaborated with brands such as Heineken, HTC, Nokia, Tesco and National Trust, and his photography has featured in Amateur Photographer magazine, Home of Millican, Rucksack Magazine, The Photography Show, BBC Weather, VisitWales, Countryfile, Olympus, and has been a finalist in the Royal Horticultural Society Photographer of the Year and International Garden Photographer of the Year, further to his accomplishments is a holder of the Duke of Edinburgh Gold and Chief Scouts awards amongst other awards and honours.

Matt currently works for Brand Pilot Ltd, is a member of the MyOutdoors review team and a brand ambassador for Snugpak, Vanguard Photo UK and UK Champion for Kase Filters.

Awards & Honours

Shortlisted in Outdoor Photographer of the Year 2018
DiscoverCymru 2019 Calendar - October
Landscape Photography Magazine Galleria Winner October 2018
Finalist in International Garden Photographer of the Year Collection 11
Finalist in RHS Photographer of the Year 2017
Trainee Mountain Leader
Duke of Edinburgh Bronze, Silver and Gold awards
Chief Scouts Gold, Platinum and Diamond awards
Scouts and Duke of Edinburgh outdoors leader
Scouts Young Leaders award
John Muir Discovery award
Peak District Conservation award
Winner of My Tent View 2016
Adobe After Effects Yellow, Green and Black Belt certificates
Adobe Photoshop Yellow, Green and Black Belt cerificates
BA Hons Creative Arts and Visual Design 2:1


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Brands I’ve worked with

Heieneken / Fosters / Bulmers / Old Mout Cider / Strongbow / Tiger Beer / Caledonian / Desperados / Royal Museums Greenwich / Channel 4 / Viacom / DP World / Nikcelodeon / Kia / Mazda / Thames Hospice / Minuteman Press / New Pacfic Industrials / Hemmingway / Fernox / GKBC Inc / Bath Spa University / Carillion Communications / BFC Bank / Steel Construction Institute / Oprema Ltd / Conida Bioscience / Microsoft / No.1 Lounges / MTA Photo Albums / Canon / Altuity Solutions / Sigma Components / Document Logistix / Fuels Pricing / XLCubed / Data Analytics / Women In Data UK / Bath Film Festival / Craneworks / HTC / O2 Academy / Julian House / South Berks Scouts / Nokia / Time to Log Off / Kind Consumer / Cetaphil / Curanail / Acnecide / Nestle Skin Health / DS Smith / Yelo Studio Cycling / On The Green / Tesco Petrol Stations / Tesco / KX Energy Drink / Vanguard World / Vanguard World España / ThryveWorld / Home of Millican / Rucksack Magazine / Flourish Magazine


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Transparency Notice: Please note that I (Matthew Holland) receive free products for review from brands and manufacturers, but I only accept products for review on condition of total independence and no guarantee of endorsement. I am a Vanguard Photo UK, Snugpak and Kase Filters UK brand ambassador and receive the products for free to review from these brands. The review is no guarantee of endorsement. I receive no monetary gain from the above brands for the reviews or discount codes. Any Vanguard Photo kit I own has been bought by myself. Any Snugpak equipment is gifted to me for the purpose of the review. Any Kase Filters I own has been bought at a discounted rate by myself.

I work with MyOutdoors who receives free products for review from brands and manufacturers, but we only accept products for review on condition of total independence and no guarantee of endorsement.

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