about ryan My mom wanted me to be a news anchor or at the very least work for an airline (something about free flights for her). Sorry mom. With a Dad that made his living as a photographer cameras and images have been a part of my life since I can remember. Simply put I love making images. I enjoy the process and the product and I love that photography has taken me places I would have never been and met people I would have never met. It has been my ticket to ride and create. I have lived in four states and currently make my home in Kansas City. I am the proud parent of two girls. I have three main goals in my life; first to be a good husband, second to be a good father, and third to create a body of work that I am proud to call my own. I am available world wide for commercial and editorial work and I make a mean grilled cheese sandwich.