Ryan Jones, of *Araiza Photography (pronounced uh-RISE-uh), is photojournalist based in New York City and California. He is a regular contributor to The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post and many others, and before he pursued journalism he worked as a destination wedding photographer, shooting over 250 weddings in thirteen years.

*Araiza is Ryan’s family name on his mother’s side, originating from Northern Spain.