Who is Matt? Matt is a portraiture, beauty, fashion, lifestyle, and still life photographer and director whose work spans both editorial and commercial markets. Commanding his bold aesthetic, he's shot some of today's most notable talent for iconic brands and platforms. By approaching the relationship between photographer and subject as that of two friends just hanging out and creating, Matt succeeds in capturing real moments with the celebs we love. When he's not in the studio, he's adventuring and exploring with his husband. Follow along with @MattMonathPhoto on social media!
Clients! Clients include Sony Music, Uber, Verizon, Samsung, Mercedes, Barbie, Royal Caribbean International, L’Oréal Paris, MTV, Shiseido, iHeartRadio, Google, TripAdvisor, Viacom, Western Digital, McCormick, Jet.com, Honda, E*Trade, Jack’d, RaceTrac, Clear Channel Communications, ImageSource, R/GA, OUT Magazine, The Advocate Magazine, Out Traveler Magazine, Seventeen Magazine, Bella Magazine, Modern Luxury, Essential Homme Magazine, New York Moves Magazine, Business Insider, Hearst Publications, Musée Magazine, KTU, Impulse Group, Front Desk Magazine, HommeTown Productions, L’Homme Du Jour, Family Equality Council, Society of Publication Designers, Sayven Entertainment, Fashionably Male, Uptempo Magazine, Social Theory, Vegan Divas, Surya Brasil, leading modeling agencies, and more.
Subtle brag! Matt's work has been seen on magazine covers, on large billboards all across NYC in high-traffic areas, on many verified social media accounts garnering hundreds of thousands of likes, and appeared on the homepages of well-known websites. His work has also been included in the 50 picks for best photography of 2014 by The Advocate Magazine, and has had many features revolving around his work and accomplishments as a photographer and director. He has also been featured in many solo and group exhibitions, at The Roger Smith Hotel Gallery Bar, Lair, Griffin, SkyRoom, XVI, The DL, The Attic, and other locations. He has also guest lectured at The International Center of Photography, teaching aspiring photographers how to do their best work.
Certifications! Matt Monath Photography is a proud LGBT Business Enterprise, certified by The National LGBT Chamber of Commerce. Matt is also a Certified Phase One Professional, as well as a featured photographer on Wonderful Machine.
The magic! Want to see some retouching before-and-afters? They're pretty cool! Retouching portfolio available upon request, and Matt takes on retouching work to collaborate with industry leaders. Reach out to book him solely for retouching services as well.
Special skills? You know it! But, juggling definitely isn't one of them. Resumé available upon request.
Wanderlust, 100%. Matt loves traveling, and brings his camera with him on all of his journeys and adventures. He has lived in NY and Ireland, has done extensive traveling throughout the US, and has traveled throughout Europe, Canada, Southeast Asia, the Middle East, South America, the Caribbean, and more. From these adventures, his personal albums are overflowing with travel and lifestyle photos as well. So many polaroids! Reach out if you'd like to see some travel work, or that of other genres you may not see on here.
Want to learn? To assist or intern for Matt, feel free to inquire via email! Always happy to have eager learners.
Living room makeover? Prints available upon request, on professional quality archival lustre, glossy, matte, metallic, canvas, or other surfaces. Available for most images. Prices vary based on image and size.