Matthew Aslett – Documentary Photographer

Photojournalism & PhotoArt in the digital epoch.


Hi all,

Sadly this blog has ran out of space so i’m no longer able to publish here.

I do however have a FB page and a website at which you can find out what i’m working on and some of my previous projects.

Thanks for the support,


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Christmas in Cappadocia

The mysterious frozen landscapes of Cappadocia, central Anatolia, Turkey.

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Istanbul by Night

Eminönü at the mouth of the Golden Horn is an ancient terminus between East and West. It remains a busy transit terminal famous for Fish Kababs.

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We’re staying in Istanbul for a few months where I’ll be working with the Syrian Refugee community. More stories to follow soon…


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Press Image November 5th 2015

This press image I made at the Million Mask March on the 5th of November in London was picked up and published worldwide by the mainstream media. It was one of the few images that was used internationally to illustrate the events of the evening.


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Commercial Fashion Shoot – Istanbul, Turkey

Men’s winter fashion – Istanbul 2015

I don’t usually share my commercial work but I recently had the pleasure of working with the fantastic Christian Kachacha on a Men’s fashion shoot at the Conrad Bosporous in Istanbul, Turkey.




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Image made for Canon UK at the Festival of Speed at Goodwood, UK


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Syria’s lost generation

Image of Syrian Refugees in the Bekaa Valley used on the Guardian website.

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Published in Holland – Christian Militias against ISIS

Words by Annabell Van den Berghe, Pictures by Matthew Aslett.


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Postcards from Iraq – Images and Stories from Iraq’s Civilians

These images were recorded in September 2014 in Kurdistan, Northern Iraq. I spoke to and interviewed a number of people who have been affected by the ongoing conflict with the Islamic State.

Thanks to for their kind assistance.

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