Matt has won several awards for his portraits in the wine industry.
First in 2012 he word the Born Digital Wine Awards for photography with a series of portraits of grape growers and small wine producers in the Maule Valley region of Chile
He then won The Pink Lady people in wine award in 2015 and 2016. The first photographer to win this two years in a row. He was shortlisted again in 2017.
In 2016 he also won the Louis Roederer award for artistry in wine with a portrait of winemaker Grant Phelps. This made him the first photographer to get the Roederers and Pink Lady in the same year.