About The Artist
Roy Nelson is a graduate from Northwest College. He received an Associates in Applied Sciences Degree in Photographic Communications and is currently working as a commercial product photographer for StyleHaven.com based in Salt Lake City, Utah.
What excites Roy the most about photography is the satisfaction that comes from turning a vision into a photographic reality. The entire process from start to finish is not only captivating for him but also fulfilling
He first picked up a camera as a birthday gift to himself at the age of 19. The work of many great photographers captivated him. He set his goals high by searching for the amazing images made by these professionals and worked hard to achieve their quality of imaging into his own vision.
In the past few years as a working artist, he has had the opportunity to share many volumes of work, yet the greatest joy has been to see the value placed on his passion. Through fine art sales, interviews from prestigious blogs, and paid projects he has seen great support and further motivation.
As a professional, His goals and standards are being placed higher and higher. Roy has entered the market as a commercial photographer using his talent, vision and passion to provide exceptional imaging content. Whether an ad campaign for Coca Cola or a promotional brochure for the local baker he will recreate any vision to the highest quality reality.
Education / Work Experience
Commercial Product Photographer for NPS: Style Haven (July 2018-Present)
Northwest College, Photographic Communications Associates in Applied Science (Graduated May 2018)
Star Valley High School (Graduated 2013)
Exhibits, Awards and Presentations
Wyoming Wildlife Magazine ‘The 2019 Photo Issue ’ - (3) Images published - 2019
Photographed and Designed artwork for the 2018 Star Valley High School Yearbook cover - 2018
The Smithsonian’s exhibit ‘The Way We Worked’ - Video production of ‘Canning: Labor of Love' - 2018
‘Night Sky Guide: Star Photography Made Simple’ Author - 2018
'Visualize, Verbalize, Vocalize' Magazine Publication - 2018
Adoramapix "Instagram PixStoryteller' Blog Feature - Feb. 2018
Northwest College Film Festival Participant - 2017 & 2018
Northwest College 4X4 Show Art Display - 2017 & 2018
Northwest College Charity Sale - Spring 2017
Yellowstone Forever Foundation Print Donation - 2016
Adoramapix Ambassador - 2015-Present
Star Valley Temple Print Purchase by LDS Church - 2016
Star Valley Temple Book Publication - 2016
Star Valley Independent Cover Newspaper Publication 'Christmas Day' - 2016
Rocky Mountain Wrecker Sales Calendar Cover - 2016
Adoramapix Blog Feature 'Everyday Artist' - 2015