Creative Multimedia designer & Outdoors enthusiast.
Hello, my name is Matt Holland (b. 1992) Bath Spa graduate (BA Hons Creative Arts and Visual Design). I’m a Berkshire based creative multimedia designer and outdoors enthusiast. I've been involved with Scouts and Duke of Edinburgh award for 20 plus years now and this has created my addiction for the outdoors. I am part of the MyOutdoors review team as well as being an ambassador for Vanguard Photo UK and Snugpak.
I have worked with brands such as HTC, Heineken, Tesco, National Trust and Nestle Skin Health with my design work and my photography has been featured in Adobe Photoshop (PS25under25), DesignCrowd, Talenthouse, Amateur Photographer Magazine, BBC Weather, Visit Wales, Countryfile, Olympus UK, GoOutdoors, BBC Earth, The Great Outdoors Magazine, The Rucksack Magazine, Royal Horticultural Society, International Garden Photographer of the Year and The Photography Show UK.
Awards & Honours
Finalist in International Garden Photographer of the Year 2018
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
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
Winner of My Tent View 2016
Old Mout Cider
Royal Museums Greenwich
New Pacific Industrials
Bath Spa University
Steel Construction Institute
Microsoft Surface Hub
Bath Film Festival
Time to Log Off
Women in Data UK
Nestle Skin Health
Tesco Petrol Station
KX Energy Drink
South Berks Scouts
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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 and Snugpak ambassador and receive the products for free to review from both brands. The review is no guarantee of endorsement. I receive no monetary gain from Vanguard Photo UK or Snugpak from the reviews or discount codes. Any Vanguard kit I own has been bought by myself. Any Snugpak equipment is gifted to me for the purpose of the review. 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.