Rich Russo


From his early college years as a fine art student at Rutgers University, to his 30-year career as a commercial photographer, Rich Russo has dedicated his life to the arts as a creative professional. He has created provocative images for many leading national and local firms, including...Jaguar, Sony, Tiffany, Schering-Plough, IDT, Corby Hall, Tropar, Stephen Gould, ShopRite, Weichert Realtors and Drew University. His work has won many awards from the Art Directors Club of New Jersey, The AR 100 Awards, The New York Art Directors Club, the RX Awards and others. He has served as a board member of the American Society of Media Photographers in New Jersey, has helped educate and encourage aspiring young photographers as an adjunct professor at Kean University, taught at The Newark Museum Arts Workshops and run various workshops and seminars. Creating a strong memorable image is a trademark of Rich’s work.