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Why having a sense of place is so important

This trip to the Big Island of Hawaii was split in two main parts: the […]

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The Journey to Hawi

A lot of our days here in Hawaii have actual destinations tacked onto them. We’ll […]

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Sunrise over Waipi’o Valley

I’m always happy to be able to check an item off the bucket list and […]

Thank you for visiting my site! My name is Brian Matiash. I’m a Portland-based travel & landscape photographer, an author, and a photo educator. I’ve been pursuing and growing my particular brand of imagery since 1996.

Admittedly, I have [not-so] tiny obsessions with long-exposure photography, neutral density filters and fisheye lenses. Basically, my passion is helping others help themselves with their own pursuits of photography.