Destination Photographer Matoli Keely


Matoli’s passion for photography and storytelling flourished while she was obtaining her Masters degree in Biotechnology. Her unique background in the sciences sets her work apart as it influences her approach to analyzing and interpreting light, thus elevating every frame to new heights; resulting in images that are captivating, timelines and authentic. Her photographic passions include editorial portraiture, weddings, fashion and commercial projects.

Matoli was born in Cameroon, West African and immigrated to the U.S. when she was 13 years old. She currently lives in Southern California with her husband and son.


BRIDES, Over The Moon, Martha Stewart Weddings, Once Wed, Wedding Sparrow, Style Me Pretty, Magnolia Rouge, Belle Lumiere Magazine, The Knot Magazine, Ruffled, 100 Layer Cake, Southern California Bride, Trendy Bride, Hey Wedding Lady, Hochzeitsguide, Adorn Magazine, Buzzfeed, Elizabeth Anne Designs, Washingtonian Bride and Groom, Inspired by This, Glamour and Grace, Bajan Wed + many more.