Born on the Canary Islands, Ramon Purcell has always had a love for photography. After graduating from college, Ramon began working in the surf industry and soon thereafter, began shooting action sports for several years.

Shooting for publications such as Longboard, Surfer, Surfing, Surfing Girl, and Surfers Journal, Ramon then segued into commercial photography, with work including such fields as, architectural, real estate, fashion, food & wine, lifestyle. Ramon’s client list includes sports action companies such as Billabong, Hurley, O’Neill, and Spy Optic, in addition to Hilton Hotels, McDonalds, Omni Hotels, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, as well many top name restaurants.

With a wide variety of assignments he has traveled to more than 45 countries across five continents, sharing beautiful and unique images from each excursion. You can see more of Ramon’s work at his website: RCP Photo.


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