About Me

Ralph Barrera is a veteran photojournalist, having worked in the newspaper industry for more than 30 years.  He has won numerous national and state awards, covering everything from floods to heads of state to Super Bowls to food festivals. He is also an accomplished studio photographer, earning accolades for his portraiture as well as food imagery.

He is a senior staff photographer with the Austin American-Statesman, with more 30 years of knowledge of the local community.