About Me

Ralph Barrera is a veteran photojournalist, having worked in the newspaper industry for nearly 40 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 recently wrapped up a 36-year career as a staff photographer with the Austin American-Statesman. His extensive knowledge of the local community makes him an excellent choice for freelance photography work in Austin and Texas.