Ryan grew up skiing Tahoe, playing basketball, and hiking in northern California. He has worked extensively with Outside Magazine, shooting a number of their summer and winter Buyer’s Guides and travel feature assignments. Other clients include: National Geographic, GQ, Time Inc., Runners World Magazine, and Backpacker Magazine.
Ryan was named one of PDN’s 30 for 2011, Photo District News’ list of the 30 new and emerging photographers to watch.
Ryan specializes in travel, portrait, and reportage photography, and works with a wide range of editorial, design, and corporate clients.
He is an exceptional photographer, a constant traveler, and one of the funniest people around.
More of his work can be viewed at: ryanheffernan.com