Deep Dive into Portrait Photography
Learn my tricks and techniques for creating unique, dramatic, and interesting portraits.
Think like a pro and create incredible portraits
Understanding how to plan and prepare for a shoot so that the results are amazing
Apply this proven workflow to your own days of shooting
I show you variations taken so you can see the options available in a given scene. This series provides inspiration for your future portraits.
As I talk you through my experience in the field, you can take away insights that will help inform your future shoots.
Knowing the technical considerations and camera settings, and seeing the resulting images will help you when framing up your next shot.
“I have been just reaching for a camera and shooting. My images become boring and un-thought-out. This guide really helped me understand my process and how to become a truly excellent portrait photographer.” - R.H.
“Thanks, Matt! This guide really did for me what it says on the tin. You have improved my portraiture many many times over. I feel calm and confident with a camera and I’m producing awesome work!!” - J.S.
“Every photographer should watch this guide and carry it with them. Matt is such a great teacher and has down all the hard work of codifying how to approach taking great portraits. Awesome stuff.” - H.S.
Ethiopian Child Photo
Ethiopian Cattle Herder
Apprentice Geisha in Kyoto
Tour Guide in Bhutan
Portrait of the Patriarch
Emotions in Chile
Muslim Man in Southern Ethiopia
Eagle Huntress - Mongolia
Remote Andean Festival
Bhutan Festival Men
Cuban Tobacco Farmers
Bride and Groom
Cuban Flag Portraits
Candid Travel Portraits
Machine Gun Man