Matt Andrea is a photographer living in Washington, DC. He first visited Ethiopia in December 2006, and has returned six times since then and taken thousands of pictures there. He visited Ethiopia most recently in September-November 2015. Matt is passionate about photography and Ethiopia. His goal is to show through his photos the amazing beauty of Ethiopia and the diversity and richness of its people and culture. In addition to travel photography, Matt has done extensive photo shoots for models in the US and Ethiopia. The photos of Ethiopia displayed on this website were previously shown at the Ethiopian Embassy in conjunction with the annual Passport DC events, sponsored by DC Cultural Tourism; the World of Montgomery Festival and Ethiopian International Food Day.
Matt will be the official photographer for the Miss Ethiopia USA Pageant 2016 and will be in charge of media relation.