Photography is one of those things I just kinda fell into, so to say. After a trip in 2002 across the country for the first time, and seeing the amazing things that my eyes beheld, I knew I had to learn how to best capture those moments so others could see at least a fraction of the beauty in that moment. So much of photography is simply that - capturing a moment, a feeling, and one picture may mean something totally different to the eyes that behold it.
Some of my work on here can be licensed through Getty Images

I am also on 500px

Countries I've visited:
Canada
Mexico
Guatemala
Belize
Peru
Thailand
Vietnam
Cambodia
Egypt
Kenya
Tanzania
Zanzibar

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    dizbosphotos says:

    "Your Flickr River photos are just breathtaking. They are a joy to look at and an inspiration to aspire to. Bravo!"

    April 13th, 2009

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    Matthew Clark Photography & Design says:

    "Amazing nature/landscape photographer and just all around nice guy who gives great words of encouragement, and btw some of the places you have been too are gorgeous!!

    Keep up the Amazing Work!!"

    March 19th, 2009

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    Ar'alani says:

    "Matt unknowingly changed my life so much for the better. After seeing Banff on a map in search of a place to visit over Memorial Day, I did a search on Flickr. Matt's "Cool Blue" picture popped up, my jaw dropped, and plans were made immediately. His entire photostream can be used as an inspiration of places to visit. Everything is so bright and vivid.

    Thanks so much for sharing, Matt! I can't wait to see what else you come up with on your wild adventures!"

    August 19th, 2008

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    BamaWester says:

    "Matt is, without a doubt, one of the best nature photographers on Flickr. I love nature photography and I'm always rewarded by visiting his photostream. He not only travels to great locations, but brings back images that inspire and amaze me.

    You do great work and I feel lucky I came across your photos. Keep up the good work."

    February 7th, 2007

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    mrwsierra says:

    "There are some seriously brilliant and inspirational images in Champy's gallery here on Flickr. He has captured the magic in so many of the beautiful places to visit in North America."

    September 13th, 2006

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    Saomik says:

    "Picture for picture, champy1013's wilderness photography matches the very best on flickr or anywhere else."

    September 12th, 2006

Name:
Matt Champlin
Joined:
February 2006
Hometown:
Elbridge, NY
Currently:
Skaneateles, NY, United States
I am:
Male and Taken
Occupation:
Teacher