Matthew T Rader | Dallas Photographer

About a month ago I had a great opportunity to speak very popular and somewhat famous wedding photographer, Da...

Up – Adventures, Dreams and Life

I finally saw Disney’s movie Up for my first time this past weekend. It was such a great movie; so color...

I Like the Night

There is something mysterious to me about the night; it's blackness, stillness, coldness, and quietness. ...

Life Sucks . . . Sometimes

Sometimes I feel like life literally sucks the life out of me, leaving me feeling raw....

Splashing in Puddles

I remember that as child I loved to splash in rain puddles. I really did, and often! There’s something about...

We Are All Broken

Lately have done some serious self reflecting and I have realized that I am so broken. There are so many thing...

It’s Cold in Dallas

It's been so cold in Dallas these past few days, below freezing, I'm not complaining, I'm just saying....

Neglect

I think we as people can get so neglectful of our talents and passions, especially when we start comparing our...

The Sun Has Set On 2010

This is a photo of last sunset of 2010 in Dallas, Texas. I just moved here to Dallas about 8 months ago. This ...

In My Element

Though my site is primarily about my photography, I have to give some kudos to my Element, which has gotten me...

Wasted

This photograph spoke volumes and told such a common tragic story. The subject of the photo, the Jack Daniel...

Thanksgiving

From living many years of my life out in the country side in East Texas I really learned how to love the tempe...

Hello world!

Over the past several years I have discovered my passion with photography, an art that I have truly learned to...

Photos: Busted by Cheaters, the TV Show

Hahaha this this is funny, could have been a funny April Fool’s joke but it really happened. Maybe the s...

Photos: Learning About Beekeeping

I learned that a lady at my church was really into beekeeping and selling honey as a hobby. I was immediately ...

How to Make a Perfect Hard Boiled Egg

This might seem funny but I love hard boiled eggs and since I have boiled probably hundreds and hundreds of th...

My dream

I have fallen in love with photography, the creativity and versatility of it has brought an exciting fullness ...

25 Random Facts About Me

I’ve lived in three different countries more for than a year I’ve been to 42 U.S. States and 14 st...