“To me, photography is an art of observation. It’s about finding something interesting in an ordinary place… I’ve found it has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them.”

Elliott Erwitt




Matthew is an award winning photographer whose work focuses on portraiture, journalism, and commercial travel photography.

Matthew attended Seattle Pacific University from 2010 to 2014, and received degrees in Biology and New Media Studio Arts. Throughout his education and post-grad work, Matthew has been an active content-creator on YouTube. Collaborating with other filmmakers and creatives, his photography evolved, combining aspects of cinematography, and conceptual photography. Matthew worked with several organizations abroad including the international non-profit MEDLIFE, in Peru. With a passion for journalism and culture, Matthew returned to North America to pursue his dream of building a business. Matthew launched his wedding photography business and built it from the ground up starting in Lincoln Nebraska in 2016, and expanding internationally.

Currently, Matthew is based in Portland Oregon. When he is not on assignment, he creates content for YouTube, Instagram, and his travel blog.

For more information on Matthew's work, to inquire about a potential project, or to just say hello, feel free to get in touch.