Duncan McMartin is an award winning director and cinematographer with a focus on documentary-style storytelling in the world of sports, food & beverage, and lifestyle. As a director, he draws on his multi-year experience in the camera department, assisting and shooting alongside award-winning DP’s to inform his filmmaking and enhance the visuals on each project he leads.
In 2017, his debut short film, Brothers of Climbing was picked up by outdoor retailer REI, launching his career as a commercial director and securing him a spot in SHOOT’S 2018 New Director Showcase. Since then, he has shot and directed for brands such as American Express, The Macallan, The Wall Street Journal, Conde Nast Traveler, and Red Bull. His films have played at dozens of festivals around the globe, garnering Vimeo staff picks, and Webby award nominations.