More about this photo gallery
These images are some of my favorite “misfits,” meaning they don’t fit comfortably into a particular gallery theme. Images that stand alone like this are often my favorite.
Included are photographs I’ve made in Pakistan, New York, Bangkok, Istanbul, Greece, etc.
Learn more about: Mario Mattei
Mario Mattei, visionary, social entrepreneur, independent photographer, documentary filmmaker & family man. He is the President & Co-Founder of the both the International Guild of Visual Peacemakers (IGVP) and Visual Peace Media. At age 4 he declared, “The way to know the future is to plan ahead.” In kindergarten he stayed in from recess to draw. When his father took him camping & hunting in Arizona, he shouldered a camera. Educated at the Art Institute of Phoenix in Creative Multimedia, Mario began professional life as a web designer and creative director. On the side, he pursued photography, published poetry, wrote…