Andrew Matusik, born in 1969 was a student at Occidental College in Los Angeles where he double majored in Fine Arts and Politics from 1989 to 1993. He started his photographic career in LA, first working as a photographer's assistant to renowned European photographer Neil Kirk from 2000 to 2004. He moved to New York in 2004, and has since shot advertising campaigns for Time Warner, MTV, Sevin Nyne, RCK, Rimmel U, Shoe Woo, Matrix, Bodyography and Randolf Duke among others. He has been a regular contributor to numerous magazines, including Shape, Vibe Vixen, Maxim, Zink, Lucire and Genlux. His work has been featured in industry publications Popular Photography, Rangefinder, and PHOTO. In total he has produced hundreds of images for over 25 publications with 14 covers and 2 books. His runway work has also been published in over 54 worldwide publications including Cosmopolitan, Bazaar, Paris Match Vogue-Brazile, Style.com, Elle.com. In addition Matusik has photographed over 40 celebrities including Ellen Page, Eve, Kelis, Milo Ventimiglai, Zachary Quinto, Paris Hilton, Hilary Duff and Ashley Tinsdale. Matusik is an image creator, collaborating in the creative process of producing fantasy and impact-full images. He does not shy away from pushing the new medium into new unexplored territory. His unique background, coupled with a fresh creative approach, and an aggressive application of new technologies has manifested in a dialog with personalized sensibilities and bold vision appealing to a new generation of visual consumers. Matusik additionally founded and established one of the world's premiere postproduction houses, Digital Retouch. He has been a forceful contributor to the industry's technical transition to digital as well as the cover transition from super models to celebrities. Digital Retouch has been hired by over 75 publications including, Italian, British, Russian, Greek, Spanish, and French Vogue, Elle, GQ, InStyle, and Interview. Digital Retouch has produced 77 covers, and retouched over 90 celebrities, including such "A" list staples such as Jennifer Lopez, Scarlet Johansson, Natalie Portman, Tom Cruise, Brad Pitt, Ann Hathaway, Beyonce Knowles, Jennifer Garner, Justin Timberlake and much, much, more Matusik is represented by Allan Hardy for commercial photography, Retna for Celebrity syndication and Getty Images for stock and runway. Andrew resides in New York City, Los Angeles, and Paris.