Biography & Project Statement

June 1964, at the age of 11 yrs. old, Roberto emigrated to New York City, from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. 

Roberto Ferrando first picked up a camera at age 14 in order to obtain his Boy Scout Merit Badge.

This was the beginning of his life long passion, and he soon went on to purchase his own camera, as well as dark room equipment.

His first professional work included weddings and children’s photography. Today, the focus of his personal photography service is to capture and celebrate each clients most unique and wonderful self. He is currently adding videographic works to his portfolio and menu of services. He is a Manufacturing Engineer and Tool and Die-Maker by trade.