Maine native Ryan Maher, relocated to the pacific northwest in the fall of 2007 after graduating from the Rochester Institute of Technology school of photojournalism. Currently as part of the Splash NW team in Portland Oregon ryan has shot for Rubbermaid, Gerber Knives, Nike, and other athletic apparel companies. In the community ryan is an active member of the Mazama Climbing Organization, helping with the Basic Climbers Ed Program every spring. With a documentary eye and passion for story telling, ryan shoots for himself by capturing memories of trips and friends along the way.