photo by: alyson watson

photo by: alyson watson

I’m Ryan

I’m a photographer who’s captured a bit of everything, but it’s the great outdoors that have always fascinated me. With a background rooted in journalism, I’m now finishing a master’s degree at the University of Florida in ecology to bring science and storytelling together to help protect the wild things and places I cherish most.

“The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well."

– Ralph Waldo Emerson