Blogger Bio: Ross Oscar Knight – PhotoJournalist (Love By Knight)
Ross Oscar Knight is an Atlanta-based freelance photographer. In 2006, he left an engineering/business development career to capture unique images that tell stories. He loves traveling as he finds that his sense of creativity heightens in an unfamiliar environment. In 2010, he opened his first gallery (KNIGHT Gallery) showcasing images from his international travels to Africa, India, Central and South America. This new venture signified his transition from pure wedding photojournalist to life’s global documentarian. KNIGHT believes that everyone on earth has a gift and intrinsic characteristics that make him or her beautiful.
Ross is a member of the Professional Photographers of America (PPA) and the Wedding & Portrait Photographers International (WPPI). His photography has appeared in various forms of media around the world. Most notably, his images were featured on Oprah Winfrey’s Book Club, Forbes.com, Fox Business News, and The Atlanta Journal Constitution. His custom proposal slide shows have received interests from 20th Century Fox and Lifetime Television.
” My good friend Ross is one of the most amazing photographers that I’ve ever seen. I’m often moved to tears when I experience his work…yeah, that’s what I have with Ross AN EXPERIENCE. I’m grateful that he has agreed to share his love and his art with the Black Love Forum audience, these stories simply MUST be shared!” ~ Jai Stone -Founder of Black Love Forum
As a talented, all-digital photographer his passion is to capture unique images that tell stories and will be enjoyed for years to come. He loves to travel and finds that his sense of creativity heightens in an unfamiliar environment. Whether it’s a one-on-one portrait session, a significant moment in the life of you and your loved ones or covering an assignment for a major client, Ross’ detail and personalized attention combine to produce photographs that are sure to exceed his client’s expectations.
Ross is most well-known for his unique style of producing breathtaking, candid images. His style is best described as lifestyle photojournalism. He uses an unobtrusive approach in order to relax his clients and capture the pure emotion and joy that innately exists in any given situation. Don’t be surprised to see him perched on a balcony, peering from behind a stairwell, or kneeling in the middle of the dance floor to find the perfect composition.