Matailong is a fall photojournalism volunteer at Street Sense. He originally studied informatics at Indiana University Bloomington. After working for an Indiana local newspaper Indiana Daily Student and has been awarded the Final Slash MVP. He is more willing to explore the world using the camera. Matailong lives in Washington DC and works for some local newspapers such as DC spotlight and The Beacon. His portfolio can be found at www.matailongdu.com.