Jordan Matter

YouTube Star

Birthday October 6, 1966

Birth Sign Libra

Birthplace New York City, NY

Age 57 years old

#57 Most Popular


Photographer who won widespread acclaim for his New York Times bestselling book Dancers Among Us. He followed up the book's success with another bestseller in 2018, Born To Dance. He has over 18 million subscribers on his self-titled YouTube channel where he started out posting dance videos.  He later created long form YouTube videos featuring his daughter Salish doing activities and challenges which took him to another level of stardom.

Before Fame

He played baseball in high school and college.


He has been profiled by major media outlets like NBC, CBS and the BBC.

Family Life

He is the grandson of notable photographer Herbert Matter. His parents are film director Alex Matter and model Paula Feiten. He and his wife have two children: Salish and Hudson, the latter of whom is also a photographer. Sofie Dossi taught his daughter contortion in one of his YouTube videos. 

Associated With

He was greatly inspired by French photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson.


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