Michael Ryan

Freelance Portrait Photographer & Commercial Photographer

Location:Gainesville, Florida, United States
2 Skills
Michael Ryan
2790 SE 114th Ave
Morriston, FL. 32668
352-486-4492 cell; 617-653-2000

Strength: Proficient technical photographer capable of creating strong, precise images.

1986 to present: Owner of Fine-Light Photography Studio, Quincy, Ma.
Full service studio offering portrait and commercial photography to the Boston area.
? Portrait clients include The City of Quincy (all political portraits for publication),Eastern Nazarene College, The Boston Latin High School (since 1990), many other area schools and colleges.
? Commercial clients include Lucent Technologies (photos for Web layout, Marlboro labs), Mutual Services Inc. (Bank service Data processing center, annual report for 6 years), New England Car and Stereo (photographed entire product line for catalog, trade shows and franchise brochure), Eastern Nazarene College (photographs used for cover and interior articles in Christian Scholar Magazine) and many other south shore businesses.
? Legal Clients include law firms and insurance companies for court purposes. Received Forensic Certificate from Evidence Photographers International Council.

1977 to 1986: Photographer for Nordel Studios, Everett, Ma. Studio portrait, weddings and political event photography. Commercial work in studio and on location. Clients included Exxon Corp, Monsanto Chemical and Massport. Interior and exterior architectural images, large and small product.

1982-1988: Color and Black & White Printer, Atlantic Color Lab, Everett, MA

1994-1995: Photography Instructor, Quincy College, Quincy, MA

Proficient with all formats, large, medium and 35mm. Own all formats, Deardorf Field 4x5, Mamiya RZ and RB, Hasselblad, Nikon and Digital Fuji S1, S2 and Nikon D2X. Equipment to accommodate any type of shoot . Skilled with all facets of studio and locational lighting. Use Adobe Photoshop CS3 on digital files.

Attended Boston State College, Phys. Ed Major, played varsity soccer.
Other interests include racing sailboats, motorcycles, fishing, golf and the Blues.