Photography, Audio Production
Jonathan Ruest is a professional photographer and creator specializing in the tactical, firearms, outdoors, preparedness and overlanding spaces. Currently residing in Los Angeles, Jonathan can be found at one of the many Southern California shooting ranges, in the desert or in the mountains camping and shooting content.
Growing up in the northeast, the outdoors has always played an integral role in Jonathan’s upbringing. Later in childhood, he found a passion for all things creative, focusing early in life on music and audio production. After completing a degree in audio production from Emerson College, Jonathan made the trek to Los Angeles to pursue his career. It is there that he became immersed in the world of photography and videography – a combination of each of his passions.
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