Matilda was born in 1981 on a cider farm in Somerset. She trained and worked at the London School of Tropical Medicine before turning to photography and writing. Matilda divides her time between her commercial and personal work.

In September 2015 Matilda won the Royal Photographic Society's Vic Odden award (for a notable achievement in photography for those under 35) for her sell out book, 'Under The Surface - Somerset Floods'.

 In November, 2015 Matilda published her second book 'Omo - Change In The Valley' about her work in Ethiopia for which she was also a finalist in the SONY World Photo awards 2014.

2016 will see the publication of her next book  'The League Of Exotic Dancers - Legends of American Burlesque' by Oxford University Press.


  • The Observer Magazine
  • Harpers Bazaar
  • The Sunday Times magazine
  • 125 magazine
  • Dazed Digital
  • Twenty6
  • LOVE Magazine
  • The Guardian
  • Harper's Bazaar Interiors
  • WYLDE magazine
  • The Telegraph Magazine
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  • Sunday Times Style Magazine
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  • Elle UK
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  • Elle Poland
  • Elle Kazakstan
  • Elle Portugal
  • Elle Sweden
  • Purple Magazine 
  • Dazed Digital
  • Te Neue De Nimes
  • Vogue Living, Netherlands
  • Twenty6
  • LOVE Magazine
  • The Guardian
  • Harper's Bazaar Interiors
  • vogue.com
  • vanityfair.com
  • El Pais
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  •  Mayfair Magazine
  • Kensington and Chelsea Magazine 
  • Grazia France
  • Absolutely Notting Hill
  • Selfridges Magazine
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  • Lifeforce Magazine
  • Dohdo Magazine
  • National Geographic Serbia
  • Marie Claire, China
  • Marie Claire, UK
  • House Beautiful
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  • Plearn


OMO – Change In The Valley

Published  2015 by Burrow Hill Books. Available from the shop.

The Guardian 

The Telegraph 

National Geographic Serbia

Dohdo Magazine

Under The Surface – Somerset Floods


The Guardian 

The Telegraph 

The Daily Mail

Hunger TV

Yahoo News


The League of Exotic Dancers : "Legends" of American Burlesque

To be published in 2016 by Oxford University Press, NYC

Solo Shows

  • The Somerset Floods: Bridgewater Museum, May 2015, Johnny Leach's Pottery June - Sep 2015, The Bruton Art Factory Sep -Oct 2015, Thorney Studio - Somerset Arts Week, 2015
  • Human Zoo: The Ugly Cards, Cock 'n' Bull Gallery, London

 (Sep 2013)
  • Human Zoo: The London Series, The Wilmotte Gallery, London (May 2013)
  • Abysinnian Dreams, Private Show, Brussels (July 2011)
  • The Circus, The Roundhouse, London (April, May 2010)

Group shows      

  • The Environmental Photographer of the Year, RGS, London (2014), 
  • Paris Photo, The Louvre, Michael Hoppen Gallery, Paris (2010)
  • SONY world photo, Somerset house, London 2014
  • CREATY, Madrid, Oct 2015
  • Bridport Arts Centre, Oct, 2015

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