Ryan has been with the studio the longest – over 13 years! His dedication to making Elevate what it is today, and of course his incredible talent, have earned him the title of Senior Photographer. He is consistently driven to grow in his craft and to discover new locations and concepts that give his clients that premier experience during their photo-shoots. If you’ve worked with Ryan, you know that there aren’t many who work as hard or care as deeply as he does about his clients. But outside of weddings and engagement sessions, do you know what else makes Ryan shine?
Get to know Ryan and what makes his world go around…
Describe yourself in five words.
Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO
Passion: Food and wandering the world, especially places with yummy and unique food!
Favorite Vacations Spot: Soon to be – In Sweden and Finland! I have a trip planned there this Spring with my Dad.
Perfect day off: Four-wheeling deep in the mountains. Brunch with friends. An afternoon spent outside at a bbq or going on a hike. Bonfire with bourbon and my black lab, Henry.
You have to taste this: My authentic street Pad Thai. I’ve yet to find a local restaurant that makes it the way I learned in Thailand!
Favorite Quote: Don’t speak unless you can improve the silence.
Here are some of his favorite photos from the many great weddings and engagements he’s captured.