Ryan Bates Photography is owned and operated by husband and wife team, Ryan and Angie Bates. Ryan and Angie combine their creative talents to produce exciting portrait and wedding photography for their community and beyond.
Ryan is a graduate of Brooks Institute of Photography with a double major in Advertising/ Illustration and Digital Imaging. He has been working in the profession for over fifteen years and loves portrait photography. He is passionate about creating unique and special images for every client. Ryan is active in the community through the Chamber of Commerce and holds a seat on the Board of Directors for the Downtown Association. In his spare time, he is an avid cyclist and long course triathlete.
Angie is deeply creative with a fascination for people and relationships. She often assists Ryan on location and during studio sessions. She wants every client to have a memorable experience at the studio and enjoys creating a warm and welcoming environment for all who visit. She also keeps the website looking great.
Ryan and Angie feel blessed that they get to work together and they have a lot of fun doing so. They have been married for nine years and they have two wonderful little boys and a little girl who are constantly inspiring them. When you visit the studio you will get the immediate sense that family is an integral part of their creativity.