Matt began his photography career in 2000, working at a commercial studio in Las Vegas. With the age of digital photography just beginning he also helped expand and run the digital department for the studio. After moving to Texas he transitioned to film work, resulting in being the cinematographer and assistant editor for the documentary Walking With Giraffes (a.k.a. Last of the Longnecks), which was broadcast on Nat Geo Wild in 2017. He has filmed in several countries around the world including Kenya, Zimbabwe, Uganda, South Africa, and Denmark and continues to work as both a photographer and videographer.