Award winning golf photographer MATTHEW HARRIS is the main contributor to the ever expanding archive of THE GOLF PICTURE LIBRARY - TGPL. As one of the worlds leading golf photographers his work has taken him to 49 countries covering over 90 Major Championships and Ryder Cups over more than two decades. Co - author of Classic Golf Courses of Great Britain & Ireland and his most recent book Passions - Golf, images from this unique and vibrant library are used in top sports publications worldwide including Golf Digest and Golf World in the USA together with calendars, books, newspapers, internet, television and more.
Together, with his group of talented contributing golf photographers, they are always somewhere in the world seeking out another creative angle on golf for all of you, our valued clients, to to able to use in your many diverse projects.
As a specialist golf photographer he shoots golf action, courses, features and portraits for a variety of editorial, advertising and corporate clients around the globe. If you are looking to illustrate golf then be sure to look at the inspirational world of golf photography through the eyes of one of it's great exponents.... Matthew Harris and THE GOLF PICTURE LIBRARY - TGPL .
"Matthew is someone whose photographic talent I have long admired - and sometimes envied.
Always a pleasure, with no pressure, to work with."
Nick Faldo / Six Time Major Champion
"Master of his art, a creative thinker. Matthew has taken many of my favourite golf pictures.
He always brings a great attitude and patience to all the work we have done together."
Seve Ballesteros / Five Time Major Champion
"Creative, captures the moment, knows when to step back, all done with a smile and total professionalism.
We always get that extra picture when Matthew is working on a project with us."
Greg Norman / Two Time Major Champion
"Wonderful ideas man, great company and is one of the finest craftsmen in the golf picture business.
His instinctive approach to photography has produced many winners."
Ronan Rafferty / Former European No 1 and Ryder Cup Member
"I've had the pleasure of working with Matt on any number of projects, and every time he has delivered
the goods with photographs that are not just visually pleasing but imaginative as well"
Derek Lawenson / Daily Mail Golf Correspondent
"In the world of golf photography, there is nobody better"
John Huggan / Golf Journalist and author
"Not only does he have an eye for seizing on the stunning aspects of golf courses around the world but
he is also able to capture all the emotion and drama of tournament golf around the globe.
That's why we have been using his talents for the past decade."
Brendan James / Editor in Chief - Golf Australia
"His attention to detail, the ability to follow a brief and then to surprise us with an extraordinary
is one of the many reasons we work with Matthew."
Til Polman / Head of Sports Sponsorship Hugo Boss
"I've worked on many projects with the talented Mr Harris and on every occassion Matthew's canny eye
for the offbeat moments in Golf has added another dimension to the finished product.
One of the very best in the business."
Nick Edmund / Managing Director - Faldo Design
"His stunning photography has proved an invaluable contribution to putting us on the golfing map"
John Farren / Club Manager - Ballyliffin GC
"If we talk about the success of Golf Journal, one of Europe's best selling golf magazines,
we also have to talk about Matthew Harris. He is professional in the true sense of the word,
but on top of that he's gifted with rare talent to tell stories within his pictures.
That makes his photography so unique and outstanding.
I'm proud to have one of the world's best on my team."
Stefan Engert / Chief Editor / Golf Journal - Germany
"The variety and scope of the TGPL collection has to be seen to be believed"
Dale Concannon / Sunday Times Best Selling Author