Meet Matt, an award-winning photographer based in Macon, just south of Atlanta. With a passion for editorial portrait, commercial advertising, industrial, and sports photography, Matt has become well-known for his captivating style and attention to detail.

His work has been featured by esteemed publications such as National Geographic, The New York Times, Barron's, Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, Associated Press, Bloomberg, Washington Post, Fast Company, and ESPN. He has also shot campaigns and promotionals for top brands including Ryder, Dell, Cedar-Sinai Hospital, Atrium Health Care, Boise Cascade, Burberry, Rack Room, Wendy's, Comcast, We Work, Burberry, Martin-Marietta, and Truist.

In addition to his portraits and sports work, Matt has become a highly sought-after industrial, agricultural, and architectural photographer. In fact, he was recently named one of Architectural Digest's Top 50 Interior Photographers to Hire in 2021.

As a Unit Still photographer, Matt has also worked on TV shows such as Outrageous Pumpkins (Food Network), Critter Fixer's (Disney), and Secret Celebrity Renovation (CBS), and is a member of the IATSE Local 600. He is available for working on both union and non-union shows and films.

When he's not on assignment, Matt can be found cheering on his favorite soccer team, Arsenal FC, or indulging his passion for vintage comic books. In fact, he's one of the few people in the world to hold an original copy of the 1984 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #1 first print and a few other books dating back to the late 1800s!

Matt is available for assignments both domestically and internationally, and always keeps his passport ready. Contact him today to capture your next project with his unique and captivating style.

Awards, Exhibitions, Recognition

2014: Award: ASMP IMAGE 14, 1st Place Professional Category
2014: Recognition: Spotlighted Photographer ASMP Atlanta
2015: Award: American Photography 31
2015: Award: 11th Hour Magazine Reader's Choice: Best Photographer
2015: Exhibition: Macon Arts Alliance: Taken
2015: Exhibition: The 567 Center for Renewal: Black & White
2015: Exhibition: Profiles of Poverty
2015: Press: Macon-Bibb TV: Herbert Dennard Show
2015: Press: WMAZ Channel 13 News
2015: Recognition: A Photo Editor Feature : Art of The Personal Project
2015: Recognition: 11th Hour Magazine: In A Snap
2015: Recognition: ASMP Spotlight : Ask A Pro
2015: Exhibition: The 567 Center for Renewal: A Long Look
2015: Press: Professional Photographer Magazine UK: Pro Kit
2016: Recognition: Oxford American: Eyes of the South
2016: Award: 11th Hour Magazine Readers Choice: Best Photographer
2016: Award: American Photography 32
2016: Panelist: Around The Lens Podcast
2016: Press: VoyageATL: Meet Matt Odom 
2017: Exhibition: Tubman Museum: Montford Point Marine
2017: Interview: The Candid Frame Podcast
2018: Press: 11th Hour Magazine
2019: Press: Top Sports Photographers in Atlanta: Peerspace.com
2020: Exhibition: Tubman African American Museum: Looking Forward To Looking Back
2020: Exhibition: Bright City 
2020: American Photography 36
2021:  American Photography  37
2021:  50 Interior Photographers You Should Hire (Architectural Digest - AD PRO)
2022: Exhibition: The Blue Collar South
2023: American Photography  39

Filmography: Unit Still Photographer

2019: Atrium Knows BTS
2020: ATT B2B (Client: Seven2)
2020: Truist TV Commercial "Main Street Love" 
2020: Food Network: Outrageous Pumpkins (Season 2) |  (Realscreen Awards 2022 nominee)
2021: National Geographic TV:  Critter Fixers (Season 3) 
2022: CBS: Secret Celebrity Renovation (Season 2)
2022: Food Network: Outrageous Pumpkins (Season 3)
2022: National Geographic TV:  Critter Fixers (Season 4) 
2023: National Geographic TV:  Critter Fixers (Season 5)
2023: Hulu: Drive With Swiss Beats Season 1 (Episode 2)

Clients (you might know a few)

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