Not just another photographer!

Whether you are an individual client, a company looking for the best results, a photographer who would like to learn new methods or an entire genre in photography, or an organisation that seeks to re-live old photographs, you reached the right place.

You are here because you never compromise the highest results for yourself or your business.


I am Collins Ryàn (L'artiste), a professional photographer, artist, pro photography tutor, photo retoucher, restorer, and a product reviewer known internationally as Global Brand Ambassador for the renowned professional camera gear concern Kenko-Tokina, Japan. 

Having 26 years in doing various genres in art, applying a unique, eclectic style through my artwork . Currently, I am leading a wide-scale international professional photography project, and have contributed in other international projects with other well-exposed photographers from around the world.

Locally in New Zealand, my photography sessions in Product, Food, Portraiture, Commercial, or Architecture are taking place normally in the Auckland, Northland, and Waikato regions. However, collaborations and projects have been constantly done both nationally and internationally.


Simply advise what you look for and you will be supplied results above and beyond to your expectations! My working method with both individual clients and businesses is built on "no-pressure photo-shoot sessions".


What to expect:

Professional, state-of-the-art gear and results throughout all photography niches: portrait, product, food, architecture, and photo-art.  As per each customer's needs, I am able to work either on-location or studio with an audience of one person up to a few hundreds of participants!

Artwork for purchase:

Clients are able to purchase a print of any of my internationally presented artworks. Prints are on a premium canvas or other premium materials. The shipment in August 2020 comes to your door at no additional costs* (in most places on planet Earth).  Artworks are changing constantly. View currently offered artworks here


Workshops, outings, and one-to-one guidance for new and advanced photography students.

Next workshop planned (Southern Hemisphere winter) - "Basics of DSLR and Mirrorless Photography" for beginner level photographers. Inquire here to enrol.

Currently we are recruiting ambitious, new, emerging models of both genders for workshops. Apply now



Half A World.     Away.



Product & Food

Photo Restoration

briefly about me

The name is Collins Ryàn and I am a Global Brand Ambassador for the renowned Kenko-Tokina camera optics company and professional photographer. I am dealing in the Arts for the past 2.5 decades, and I am proud to be exhibited internationally and appreciated for my known artistic style.

I am a very proud Kiwi from Auckland, and currently, in the year 2020, have been collaborating both nationally and internationally in a few professional projects. 

I am leading an international photography project along with Tokina, Japan using state-of-the-art professional gear.

I have also provided multilingual professional reviews, workshops, and one-on-one guidance. In addition to basing my artistic route on fine-art,  I am also dealing with graphic design, web design, and providing meticulous restoring services of damaged photographs to individuals and organizations. 

This is merely in brief about myself. You are most welcome to read more about my work and what others have to say. Contact me below to take your project to the top level. 


Kia ora!

Two minutes of your time will provide you with a free quote or an answer to your inquiry.

Whether you are a customer asking about my services, or a photography student who is willing to participate in my workshops, please write to me here.


You may also inquire HERE regarding modeling opportunities in the international project that I lead in New Zealand.

(+64) 021 2662431