Matthew Taplinger is a photographer, photo editor and digital content specialist based in the Los Angeles area, where he lives with his wife and daughter.
He has worked with numerous organizations and publications over the past
18 years, including: CNN, Turner Broadcasting, The New York Post, News Corp., People, US Weekly, Variety, Billboard, SPIN, Time Out Chicago, Pitchfork,
The Chicago Tribune, Chicago Reader, URB, XLR8R, XXL, CMJ, PDN,
The Detroit Free Press + more.
Past clients include: L'OREAL, adidas, NIKE, C3 Presents (as part of the official photo teams for Lollapalooza and ACL Fest), SXSW, Le Poisson Rouge
(as a former house photographer for one of NYC's most eclectic live music venues), Microsoft, AOL, The University of Chicago, Northwestern University, Bransch, Loyola Museum of Art, Courtyard by Marriott, FCB Worldwide,
Niche Media + others.