Conferences, gala dinners, festivals, awards nights, birthdays, anniversaries, 

incentives - I create stunning visuals that tell the story of your event and present it in its very best light. 


"Matthew's photos are absolutely stunning pieces of artwork. His pricing is well below how much we should be paying, considering how dedicated he is to his service and the wonderful photos that he takes. Thanks, Matthew


Event photography in Auckland, New Zealand

Matthew is an event photographer based in Auckland. He has photographed many high-profile events and has extensive experience in a full array of events. Contact him for affordable event photography.

My Services

My complete events service package is perfectly designed for any type of function while the specific needs of each event will be professionally attended to. I will capture everything from the welcoming of guests to the main event and the entertainment. I will be attentive to your needs and know exactly what is important to capture.

The Complete Event Package

  • one photographer

  • free consultation session

  • full event coverage*¹

  • well-taken photos 

  • secure online gallery

  • download link

  • license to use*²

  • 7 business day turnaround

Contact me to get a quote.


Prices are quoted customized to each event, the rates are quoted below.

Rates & Pricing

  1. The basic rate is $175 NZD. This is a minimum of 25 edited images.

  2. For every hour, it is $75 NZD

  3. 50% of package price security deposit (returned after full payment).

Additional Options

  • Urgent turnaround (delivered within 24 hours)

  • $25 NZD overlay image or watermark

  • Per image Worldwide Commercial Usage License*³

  • Per image for professional retouching.


hours covered from 2-8 hrs, depending on the event contract.

restricted non-commercial photo license for personal use to make prints or enlargements for personal use from their accessed album. Posting pictures online is allowed, but must include the company name and link to or recognise Matthew Chen Photography’s any online presence. Complied under a model release form.

commercial license entails that the client is granted perpetual worldwide commercial usage license, This means the client’s business can use the images however they please, but they cannot give or sell the material to a third party, with the exception of partners and sponsors that are directly involved in the event.

Refer to the terms of service or contact Matthew for more information.

Ready for your next event?