Maarten Schmidt (1946) learned doing camera work in practice. He works as a freelance director of photography and as a director of photography and director, he makes documentaries with Thomas Doebele. Their film I Have a Problem Madam (1995) received the Golden Calf for Best Short Documentary. Schmidt and Doebele received the Golden Calf for Best Camera for the film Constant, avant le départ (2005).
Beste Korte Documentaire (1995) I Have a Problem Madam
Beste Camera (2006) Constant, avant le départ
Beste Lange Documentaire (2002) Made in Holland wordt Dutch Design