Ryan Jerome (Singapore, b.1985) is a celebrated Swiss photographer who won acclaim for his photography style, which has been described as conceptual, focused, and emotional. Jerome’s love for photography began accidentally. He used to take small modelling gigs at school, where a photography student approached him to do a photoshoot. Assuming being in front of the camera, Jerome was shocked when he was asked to conduct the shoot and create a concept. Without hesitation he jumped into the role of a photographer and created some exciting images of the student. Soon after that Jerome wanted to immediately dive into fashion photography while he was pursuing his Degree in Arts, Graphic Design in F+F Schule fur Kunst und Design , Zurich. While he was in school the school supported Jerome in his passion in fashion and allowed him to be excused from classes to pursue his fashion photography career in Milan. After graduating, he decided to focus full time on photography.
His first photography job out of school was shooting for an independent magazine in Milan called , Out Of The Box where he took on the roll as Fashion Editor. Jerome later started signed a contract with Hearst Italy and began shooting for Cosmopolitan , Marie Claire and Elle to name some. In 2014, he photographed his first major job with young fashion brand Au Jour Le Jour where he consequently shot for 4 seasons . Meanwhile working with independent magazine Jerome was given the opportunity to work with a young actress Stephanie Leonidas in London. Not knowing how it differs from fashion photography, Ryan was intrigued how it needs to be communicated and produced in the likes of talents and publications meeting the middle ground.
In 2015 Ryan Jerome took a huge leap into the world of celebrities in the city of angels, Los Angeles. Not knowing the hustle the city creates, Jerome had to start from scratch working with Young Hollywood and gradually progressing to talents like, Nicole Scherzinger, Akon, Paula Patton, Diego Boneta, Justin Hartley to name some. He was later appointed as the creative director of an independent magazine, INLOVE where he managed to land his feet into the styling world where he styles and photographs the talents. The world where fashion and celebrity meets fascinated him. In 2018 he was co-owner of Eggy Public Relations + Productions creating fashion + commercial projects for Angeleno Magazine, Marie Claire, Esquire, Elle etc. Ryan later was appointed as the VIP relations director + exclusive photographer for German brand MARCELL VON BERLIN where his work is reflected when talents like Beyonce, Maluma, Madonna, Lady Gaga, Brandy ,Tinashe and many others took a liking in the brand.