Original photograph/ 30X40cm/2018
Travis Matthews is a New York-based fashion and portrait photographer. Originally from Georgetown, Guyana, he moved to the United States when he was seven. As a self-taught photographer, it inspired him to be versatile, original, innovative and creative in his craft. Travis is particularly interested in photographing black women. In a world with so many preconceived notions associated with the image of a black woman, he has made it his mission to photograph black women in their original and natural states. Aside from his exceptional technique, Travis ensures that the concept behind each image is raw, emotional and inspirational. Travis lives by the motto "Create to Inspire" and through his creativity, he will spark someone else's creativity. He is creating a positive, creative energy cycle the he knows has the potential to change the world.