Matt Payne is a Portland, Oregon based photographer native to Colorado. Matt has climbed all of Colorado’s 14,000 ft. mountains and has nearly completed the highest 100 mountains in Colorado. Matt climbed his first mountain at the age of four and has ever since been an avid hiker and backpacker. Matt shoots all of his shots with a Nikon DSLR in RAW format. When Matt is not out climbing and photographing Colorado and Oregon's wonders, he works full-time in the healthcare industry for a non-profit. Matt is married to his beautiful wife Angela and has one son, Quinn.