Chad Ress was born in Louisville, Kentucky and lives in Los Angeles, California. Ress works in both commercial and documentary photography. Recent clients include Harper’s Magazine, MIT Technology Review, Pirelli F1, Newsweek, Liberty Mutual, and Ford. His work has been recognized in Photo District News , American Photography , Communication Arts , The International Photography Awards, The One Show, D&AD Awards, and The Cannes Advertising Festival. Ress first became interested in photography under the influence of the extensive archive of FSA photographs in Lousiville’s Speed Museum.