Ty is a New York based fashion, commercial portrait, still life and interiors photographer.
Ty's artistic abilities started early. As a child, an art teacher encouraged him to develop his creative eye and Ty won awards for his drawings and etchings. He also enjoyed taking pictures with various small cameras and his dad's SLR and received photography awards in high school and college.
In New York Ty has worked as a photo assistant, prop /set assistant, digital technician, photo retoucher and in-house photographer. Ty has worked on many shoots for Michael Thompson, Rodney Smith and Roland Bello. He has had the privilege to work on set with Annie Leibovitz, Patrick Demarchelier, Karl Lagerfeld, Gisele, and a variety of celebrities. He has assisted on shoots for Victoria Secret, W magazine, Vanity Fair, Glamour, Harper's Bazaar, L'Uomo Vogue, Elle, GQ, Elegant Bride, Martha Stewart Living, Gourmet Magazine, Real Simple, Bergdorf Goodman, Bloomingdales, Coach, Cole Haan, Nordstrom, Target, the Gap, Anthropologie and more.