Matt is a portrait, commercial, and fashion, photographer and director based in Los Angeles. Matt focuses his work on creating images that reflect a more inclusive image of beauty, and highlighting stories from people and communities that are currently underrepresented. Matt first picked up a camera at the age of twelve and immediately fell in love. Matt graduated with a BA in Political Science from Stanford University, and holds a MBA with a concentration in Marketing from UCLA. He started his professional career as a photojournalist covering sports and news for the Associated Press before evolving toward his current focus. Matt sees every shoot as a storytelling opportunity. He loves collaborating with his clients and subjects to create beautiful and moving imagery. Matt currently lives in Los Angeles with his wife, two sons, and two dogs.