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Chris Ryan ARPS

Chris Ryan is an Artist Photographer and an Independent Film maker.

His photography work spans many creative genres and has had his work published in many magazines including; Vogue, The Telegraph Magazine, The Observer Magazine and The Times as well being commissioned to create campaigns by leading Advertising Agencies throughout Europe.

Chris has also created album cover photography for many of the recording artists at Chrysalis Records, working with their legendary Art Director John Pasche.

Chris is an Associate of the Royal Photographic Society.

Film making has always been at the heart of Chris's creative work. He has recently created filmed "long form" Masterclasses for his own company Masters Of Photography.

Chris has gained various industry awards for his work including numerous D&AD awards, several Association of Photographers Awards, a European Art Directors Club Award and recently in the USA, a Spider Black & White Photography award.

Chris is an experienced public speaker and gives talks at Universities, Camera Clubs and Corporate Events. These talks are customised to suit the audiences interests and can include insights on his own work as well as a range of informative and inspiring lectures on many aspects on the art of photography and film making.

Chris lives and works in South West London and Umbria Italy.

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