Cameraman Austin is an employee at W-I-O-Wa News. He operates the camera and the teleprompter. While filming Reporter Uniqua outside of the news studio, he uses a mobile camcorder. He is also the driver of the W-I-O-Wa news van.
Cameraman Austin is primarily purple. He wears blue pants and a vest with a white shirt underneath it.
Austin has played Cameraman Austin in one episode in The Backyardigans: "News Flash" from season two.