Photographer and Director working in the music industry. Currently a touring photographer with the British rock band Bullet For My Valentine. BA (Hons) Photography graduate from the London College of Communication (UAL), focusing on the discourse of Romanticism and the New Topographics genre in Photography.
Split my time between London and Singapore.
ryanchangphoto[a]gmail.com / instagram / +44 7784 136674
Zouk [SGP], Tony Hawk/Birdhouse [USA], Sony Music/Crossfaith [JPN], Petersaysdenim [ID], Lomography [SGP], Rock Sound [UK], Chugg Entertainment [AUS], Blunt Mag [AUS], Esplanade [SGP], Monster Energy [UK], Hiatus Kaiyote [AUS], Coldrain [JPN], While She Sleeps [UK], Bullet For My Valentine [UK], Eleven Seven Music [USA], Kode Media [UK], Metal Hammer [UK], Spinefarm Records [USA), Ghost [SWE], Loma Vista Recordings [USA], etc..
I've spent the last 8 years photographing mainly in the music industry across different regions of the globe, having been published in the United Kingdom, Singapore, Japan and Australia to name a few. I enjoy building long term working relationships with collaborators, nurtured out of mutual trust and creative dialogue.
Touring Content Producer
Bullet For My Valentine
2015 - Present
Touring personnel with the British rock band Bullet For My Valentine, producing photographic and video content for campaign requirements while working closely with label and management. I also act as the band's touring social media manager, working in tandem with key management schedules. This year, I've taken on the added responsibility of a touring press liaison, facilitating press requests while out on the road.
Key commercial imagery contributions: artwork for the single 'Don't Need You' (2016), insert art for the Live DVD/Bu-ray 'Live At Brixton Chapter 2' (2017) and merch designs incoporated by Global Merch.
Raw Power Management
2016 - 2017
Digital intern at RPM's London office, reporting to the Head of Digital, alongside working with all Artist Managers on content needs across the entire roster. Produced content in-house for acts like Don Broco, At The Drive-In, Mallory Knox, and Of Mice & Men. Also acted as a video editor for RPM's television venture, Lock In Live.
Touring Content Producer
While She Sleeps
2014 - 2016
Touring personnel, producing photographic and video content. Key work: Directed the official music videos for 'Steal The Sun' (2017) and 'Empire of Silence' (2017).
Aside from working with musicians, I also work with film directors in varying roles, such as a production stills photographer, camera operator, co-director and editor.