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Matt Baume
Writer, photographer, explainer of the strange and wonderful

Matt Baume is a writer, reporter and video producer based in Seattle. He worked on the Prop 8 trial for the American Foundation for Equal Rights from 2011 to 2013, when Prop 8 was finally overturned.

Since 2003, he has worked as a journalist, blogger and photographer, contributing to news outlets that include NBC, PRI's Marketplace, The Bay Area Reporter, Queerty and SF Weekly. He is the creator of Marriage News Watch, a weekly video news show that covers marriage equality around the world.

A New England native with a film degree from Emerson College, Matt currently resides in Seattle, where he can be seen biking everywhere.

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