Chris Ryan, a photographer and director who is part obsessive and part absent-minded, decided to document instead of decide. He moves through subjects comfortably, partly due to an endless number of side projects and hobbies. Chris has been an EMT, FEMA-certified disaster responder, rescue diver, volunteer firefighter, search and rescue tech, college professor and wannabe race car driver. Chris is the proprietor of Once Films and partner at Fine Print Small Press. His studio is in Midtown St. Louis, and is portfolio is available at chrisryan.org.