Born and raised in North Bay, Ontario, Cameron grew up surrounded by a family of photographers and photo finishers. Early in life, he took a liking to photography and immediately started working for the family business. From that passion for photography grew an eye for film. Driven by that obsession, Cameron picked up and moved out west to study film production.
It was in Vancouver where he graduated and honed his cinematography techniques. Cameron has since worked as a Director of Photography on several short films and more recently, Cameron served as producer and director of photography on the feature film Black Mountain Side.