About Russ Harris | Professional Photographer

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San Diego Photographer Russ Harris captures the breath taking beauty of San Diego's landscape from the San Diego's Skyline to the tide pools of La Jolla. His photos have been selected for thirteen San Diego magazine covers and his photos have been sold worldwide to collectors. Russ has photographed award winning chef's and their one of a kind eatable creations to studio portraits, commercial architecture and corporate events.

As a published photographer, Russ' photos have appeared on numerous magazine covers, featured articles, advertisements, websites, catalogs, brochures, magazine ads just to name a few. As a professional photographer Russ specializes in clean, detail-rich digital product photography at affordable prices. If your projects need frequent updating Russ can provide either studio or on-location product photography. Russ has photographed thousands of products from sunglasses, shoes, jewelry, flowers, food, beverages, clothes to retail store interiors, models, head shots, engagements, family and recently maturity.

Russ' passion for photography began early in his teens. Like most passions photography took a second seat to a new growing family and business. The son of a naval aviation officer Russ developed a strong work ethic and a perspective of this country and Southern California that many people find valuable. He finished his business degree at San Diego State University at the age of 21. Prior to becoming a published commercial photographer, Russ was an entrepreneur founding a national retail chain of pet stores which operated under the trade names Petmart / PetSmart for twenty-six years. He sold his companies intellectual properties in 1995. Russ has been actively involved in the local San Diego community, as a past board member of the “Museum of Man” in Balboa Park, a past board member of the “La Jolla Historical Society”, past board member for “Young Presidents Organization – YPO”, past board member of "World Presidents Organization"– WPO”, a founding member of “Scripps Institution of Oceanography” as well as being an "Honorary Captain" since 1998 with the “San Diego Sheriff’s Department”, “Partners in Art”, and other civic organizations.

Russ' photos have been selected for magazine covers, to a recent 30 foot by 10 foot mural in the lobby of the local La Jolla branch of Union bank.

Russ does not compromise when it comes to producing the highest quality photography whether the final use is commercial or personal.

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