Matthew Benjamin Murray started capturing imagery with a camera at a young age, to the point where his father took notice and purchased Matthew his first Canon SLR at at the age of 15. From there Matthew took to the streets shooting everything in his view from travel to sport to lifestyle moments. Matthew majored in photography and design at James Madison University, where he assisted his progressive professor in developing the first digital photography course during his senior year. Now fifteen plus years later, Matthew has been shooting for brands, agencies, athletes, celebrities, models and media outlets. His experience ranges to the many approaches, techniques and facets of photography.
During the filming of a television series titled Tracking Eero, I was responsible for managing the two main characters, Kazu Kokubo and Charles Reid for one of the last episodes who were training in the pipe for the upcoming Vancouver Olympics. This is a montage of images I captured of the young Kazu during our time at Laax, Switzerland into a single piece. Kazu had a fun, yet gentle aura and I wanted to combine several key photos into a single piece to portray my time with Kazu.
Outstanding color saturation creates vivid images printed on 240 gsm Epson paper with a 10 mil thickness.