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About Ryan

I am a story teller who has this crazy passion to get to know people and capture the beauty of their life and personality through the eye of the camera. To me, it isn’t just about taking properly exposed images, rather it is about knowing couples as friends so your pictures truly capture you…bringing you back to the flood of emotions and memories from your wedding day. After all, your wedding is unique, and that is best captured through the lens of someone who knows you. So here is to your big day and to the start of a friendship. Cheers.

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Ryan, you are a frickin photographical genius! These pictures are truly incredible…Jessica & I are speechless.

- Michael

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“From the very second we met him, we felt at ease. He was warm, listened to us, and went out of his way to make himself available…”

- Erin

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“He found the fun and laughter in his lens and I can now re-live the magic of that night forever and ever. Ryan was, hands down, the best decision we made.”

- Kelly

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“I can’t stop looking at our wedding album…you sir, are an amazing photographer.”

- Jake


The Smedley’s Downtown Frisco Portrait Session with the train

It is that time of year: family portrait season. It is the mad rush to get pictures taken in Nove…

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Tony & Nikki’s Outdoor Rustic Wedding at Heritage Springs

Tony & Nikki’s wedding was at one of my all time favorite venues for photography: Heritage …

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Sweet Arden’s Newborn Pictures | McKinney Photography Studio

Many moons ago, when I was starting this photography business which is now called “Ryan O’Dow…

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