header logo
About Mat
Photo of Mat Smith with camera

London photographer Mat Smith is an independent, freelance portrait photographer who shoots editorial, commercial, and personal portrait photography.

Mat also runs a separate wedding photography business: Visit Your Wedding Captured.com »

Although based in London, Mat regularly undertakes commissions across the UK and beyond; in the last 12 months he has worked for clients in New York, Dublin, Paris, and the French Alps - not to mention the North of England.

The majority of his commissions are naturally based here in the greatest city in the world: London.

As a portrait artist, Mat loves shooting anyone with a story, but particularly relishes working with artists, musicians, actors, business leaders, and politicians.


  • I really like the final versions, which is amazing because I've never seen a photo of me that I actually like before!

    You are clearly a miracle worker.

    - Jackie Lowe, Aug 2012

  • Mat puts you totally at ease, and is an expert at directing you so you look as fabulous as possible.

    I was super-relaxed the whole photo shoot, and have a great selection of photos to show for it

    - Cheryl Frances-Hoad, BASCA award-winning composer

  • And as a matter of fact, they slide pretty nicely.

    - Mat Smith

  • The div gets its height from the longest quotation, which is pretty neat.

    - Mat Smith

  • This is the fifth quotation

    - Mat Smith

Direct contact
If you prefer to get in touch directly; 07970 938694 info@matsmithphotography.com
On Twitter
Latest from @matsmithphotog:


  • One step closer to Digital Image Darkroom Utopia!

    My re-touch studio is, as of today, one step closer to the ultimate Digital Imaging Darkroom. Hurrah! So far this means: Full window blackout, of course Full digital control of ambient light levels in the studio. (I can control exact dimmer settings for uplight and downlight – either independently or in tandem – from both the […]


  • Carly and Nick at Notley Tythe Barn, Long Crendon

    Classic Autumn Sunset Wedding Portrait - Nick and Carly - Notley Tythe Barn Long Crendon - Mat Smith Photography

    In the heart of Buckinghamshire lies a tiny little village called Long Crendon. Nestled in the rolling hills is the picturesque Notley Tythe Barn, my wedding photography destination for Carly and Nick's wedding.


  • Within the Sound of the Bow Bells

    Royal Exchange Wedding Bride Groom Portrait London

    A wedding within the sound (or, more aptly, "under the enormous din") of the Bow Bells! A beautiful din, though.


  • Album Cover shots for singer / songwriter Paul Millns

    Theatrical style portrait photograph of singersongwriter Paul Millns in London by Mat Smith Photography

    I had the pleasure this week of making some images of acclaimed singer / songwriter Paul Millns for the cover of his upcoming album


  • Nat&Ivan’s Wedding in Oxford

    Nat & Ivan, Teddy Hall Oxford

    Some photos from Nat & Ivan’s beautiful wedding at Teddy Hall, Oxford. These photos are from last year but I realised I’d become a bit lax about blogging so thought I would get up-to-date! Nat is wearing a beautiful wedding dress combination which she designed herself with the help of the talented Pascale at Stag […]


  • Special 'Flash' Offers

    Photography rates can depend on a number of factors including availability, location, and requirements for styling, number of photography hours, number of photographs, and more. This is why Mat Smith Photography quotes strictly on an individual basis.

    Are you on Facebook or Twitter? Special offers, or 'flash' offers, are posted regularly on the Mat Smith Photography Facebook page and twitter feed. To be the first to hear about these flash offers, add Mat Smith Photography on Facebook or Twitter:


    ADD on Twitbags

    Alternatively if you are not on Facebook, then check back here.

    There are currently no special 'Flash' offers