Ben Richardson is a self taught photographer, videographer and artist. He received his first camera during high school as a gift from his father, an old 35mm Yashica. It was then that his vision of photography could be used an art form was born. He loves traveling off the beaten path and embracing the everyday life of people and their environment. Ben has travel all around the world to India, Pakistan, Turkey, Cuba, and Iran. He is currently working with blending his images with encaustic paint and experimenting with different techniques along the way.