An entrepreneur and professionally trained photographer, Benjamin strives to capture images in a unique and highly crafted form. Benjamin brings a strategic approach to each image he creates. Originally studying architecture, he went on to pursue studies in Commercial Photography at Brooks Institute in Santa Barbara, California, graduating Valedictorian and earning a BA in Professional Photography. Benjamin is also the owner and principal at Straw to Gold, a branding agency with offices in Los Angeles, CA and Portland, OR. Additionally, he dedicates time to the Guatemalan Project supporting their micro loans and student scholarship programs.