Matthew Sumner

Mathew Sumner is a photojournalist and commercial photographer with 20 years experience. He worked as a staff photographer for Media News Group at the San Mateo County Times for ten years earning awards from the Bay Area Press Photographer’s Association and the Peninsula Press Club.

Matt also served as a temporary staff photographer for Costa Rica’s largest daily newspaper La Nacion. Freelance clients include the Associated Press, Sport Magazine and Zuma Press. Commercial clients include Addison Olian Advertising, Creative Expressions, and Wells Fargo. Matt’s work has been published in the Los Angeles Times, the San Francisco Chronicle, and Time Magazine.

A native Californian, who is proficient in Spanish, Mathew is based in San Francisco. He has traveled extensively in Europe, Central America, and Asia and is available for national and international assignments.