Under the Dock
Matter never planned to be a photographer and actually began his professional career as an actor.
Matter captured dancer Sun Chong with his mother in Washington, DC.
Cirque du Soleil dancer, Luke McCollum, posed for what Matter calls, "the most terrifying shoot of his life."
On a Carousel
Frustrated with a dull headshot, Matter finally picked up a camera and soon became a sought-after headshot photographer.
During a Breakup
Matter snapped this shot of dancers Brendan Barthel and Kaitlyn Ebert in San Francisco.
In the Great Outdoors
We're just wondering how a dancer lands something like that. Hopefully like a cat.
Matter recently enjoyed his first "Dancers Are Among Us" solo exhibition in Asia at the Savina Museum of Contemporary Art in Seoul.
At the Beach Again
Sarasota Ballet dancer, Danielle Brown, takes this press lift out of the studio and to the beach.
While it's Raining
Annmarie Mazzinni (of the Paul Taylor dance company), jetés in the rain.
While Giving Back
"Breathtaking photos to free your imagination." – Diane Sawyer, ABC News
In the Shower
Of course dancers don't just sing in the shower...