Warrior Woman

Photographer Ian Spanier photographed crossfit superstar Brook Ence for the cover of Oxygen Magazine. Brooke talks about how she keeps her stellar body in amazing shape, and focuses on strength. She also opens up about her roles outside the gym as actress and motivator. Read below!

Brian Tyree Henry

Ian Spanier recently photographed actor Brian Tyree Henry. Brian is one of the stars of the new hit show Atlanta, which airs on FX. Atlanta was created by Donald Glover– Community star and the face behind the rapper Childish Gambino. The show is really fantastic and is definitely on our must see list. Check out Brian […]

Greg Louganis

Ian Spanier recently photographed double gold medal diver and human rights advocate Greg Louganis for The Harvard Business Review. Greg talks about his battles with being HIV positive, and how he uses that struggle to champion for others. Ian epically photographed the Olympian a huge empty swimming pool, which we think was the perfect location!

First Place

Check out Ian Spanier’s portrait of tattoo artist Tommy Helm which took first place in Rangefinder Magazine’s “Seeing the Light” Competition. Helm is also the star of Spike TV’s Tattoo Nightmares. We admire Ian’s choice to keep this portrait very simple and let the tattoos and pose speak for themselves.

Born to Perform

Here’s the latest from photographer Ian Spanier! Ian photographed the amazing women of the UCLA gymnastics team for UCLA Magazine. The team is known for their unusual dances they build into their floor routine, making them YouTube sensations. Read about these incredible athletes below!

Worth Magazine

Take a look at photographer Ian Spanier’s portrait work in Worth Magazine! Ian photographed the cofounders of Peerstreet, Brew Johnson & Brett Crosby as well as CEO of Crystal Cruises Edie Rodriguez. We love the traditional black and white portraits contrasted with Ian’s high key lighting. Read their stories below!

Andy McDermott

Andy McDermott and photographer Ian Spanier were introduced when they worked together on an assignment for Muscle & Fitness, which featured Ian’s portraits of Andy in a regular monthly column. In fact, Andy McDermott has a rather interesting history. The now working actor left his career as a police officer in Phoenix after appearing in […]

Amadeus Serafini

Portrait photographer Ian Spanier recently photographed American actor Amadeus Serafini as part of a recent project. Amadeus is known for his role as Kieran Wilcox on the MTV television series Scream. The series is a spin-off of the cult movie franchise of the same name. Ian beautiful photographed the actor, shooting him outdoors and making […]