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Ruidoso Photography


Ruidoso Photography, A blend of creative vision, style, and bold imagery are words often used to describe us. Known as a master of dimension and space, our techniques captures the true essence of a subject, bringing to life qualities often ignored by many other photographers.

David McMinn owner of Ruidoso Photography, is often asked to go on assignment, covering ski races, horse races, underwater photography or a photo hunt. Some of his work has appeared in many popular magazines, Ski, Skiing and Western Horseman also his work has been used on many websites. David is known for  shooting rodeo photographs and was the  New Mexico Rodeo Association's  "Photographer of the Year " in 1984.  David was also the Offical Photographer for the 1985 " All American Pro Ski Classic" the worlds richest ski race.

Melanie McSwane has been with Ruidoso Photography for the past 15 years. Her work has inspired a lot of the photos you see in our gallery. With a photography degree from New Mexico State and being  native to Ruidoso she knows all the right place for your environmental photography. Melanie has moved to Colorado and will be doing photography there. 

Amanda Rene, With her taste of color, style and contrast, Amanda brings with her, her vast experience, coming from Miami she has the insight and imagination that offers a flair not found in the Southwest. From the beach to the mountains, her charm and grace will compliment your photography event for any setting. Amanda is a great asset to Ruidoso Photography.  She is our in-house photographer, she will being doing most of the work for us. Call today and make an appointment to meet with her to discuss your photographic needs.

Zane Fry.  Zane is a renowned Race Horse and track photographer, her work has appeared in almost all major Horse Racing Journals along with the Quarter Horse  " Hall of Fame "  at Ruidoso Downs race track. Zane comes from a racing family, her father Richard Fry is a past winning trainer of the " World's Richest Quarter Horse Race "  the All American Futurity.  
All of our photographers are experienced with Family Portraits, Parties, Weddings, Events  and Commercial photography. Check out our newest " Environmental Portraiture "  Portraits of people in their environment, their workplace.


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