Nigel Kinrade Photography

Photographer – Matt Thacker

Matt found his niche for photography at the age of 15. In 2001, he enrolled at Randolph Community College, a nationally recognized photography school, to obtain his degree in photojournalism. While at Randolph, Matt interned and later worked for a photography company that specialized in NASCAR. He has worked in NASCAR ever since.

Matt’s pursuit of excellence in photography and passion for “getting the right shot” are points of pride for him. His images have been published in media including Sports Illustrated, Auto Week, Athlon, UMI Yearbook, UMI Press & Preview Guide; USA Today; Maxim, and a range of several sports industry web sites.