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Matthew Southard

Matthew Southard



I am a husband, father, martial artist, skateboarder, and a photographer. I hope you enjoy my images.
  • Nikon D700
  • Nikon D90
  • Iphone 4S
  • Canon PowerShot G6
  • Sony a6000
  • Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8 ED
  • Nikon 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 G
  • Nikon 50mm f/1.8 D
  • Nikon 18-105mm f/3.5-5.6 G

A Day At the Carnival

Published March 18th, 2012

My family and I went to the Austin Rodeo this weekend and had a great time. I got some great shots as well.

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Reflection Of the Leaves

Making Lemonade Out of Lemons

Published January 19th, 2012

I love being able to take what I would initially call a piece go junk photo and make something special out of it. It started out taking a 5 shot bracket to attempt an HDR composite and the wind was just blowing the leaves in the reflection all over the place. When I got home and loaded everything up, the HDR was just not going to work. After clearing my head, I thought of the concept I applied and it turned out to be one of favorite shots.

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Fine Art In Austin

Published January 8th, 2012

I had the opportunity to walk around downtown Austin, TX this morning for a couple of hours. I took advantage of the overcast skies to get some texture shots as well as the following shots. I hope you like.

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New User - Happy New Year

Published January 2nd, 2012

Hello to everyone. I am new to 500px and wanted to say hello. I am always looking for new ways to show my work. My main focus is on wedding and portrait photography, but I also like to try my hand at other subjects in my off time. Any and all feedback is very appreciated.

Feel free to check out my main site at


Matt Southard

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