Ben Griffin

Ben Griffin's journey began in a family of artistic trailblazers. With a camera in his hand since he could walk, he cultivated an innate talent for storytelling through imagery. His academic pursuits led him to go to school for advertising photography, embarking first on a thrilling career as a freelance fashion and beauty photographer in the bustling streets of New York City.

Ben Griffin with a camera

Creativity flows through Ben's veins, thanks to his family's rich artistic heritage. His grandfather, renowned for his watercolor paintings, left an indelible mark on the art world with iconic designs featured on the first Junior Mints and Cheerios boxes, as well as being a top fine art watercolor photographer in Cape Cod. Meanwhile, his uncle made significant contributions to the iconic design of the first Converse shoes, leaving an enduring legacy in the world of fashion and design. Ben's father, a well-known doctor who did testing for the original balloon angioplasty as well as other now textbook techniques, likely passed on his technical prowess, resulting in the unique blend of artistry and precision that defines Ben's work.

Ben Griffin's grandfather's watercolor paintings

Ben honed his craft for nearly a decade in the competitive world of fashion and beauty photography, working with top-tier clients and immersing himself in the ever-evolving realm of visual storytelling. However, his journey was far from limited to the realm of photography, as his connections grew in the industry role evolved, encompassing broader creative and visual directions.

Designs of the first Converse shoes

He found himself retouching images for some of the world's most renowned photographers in iconic cities like New York, Los Angeles, and Tokyo. His artistry touched the works of legends such as Annie Leibovitz and Steven Klein, contributing his meticulous eye for creativity and detail to their groundbreaking projects.

Today, he leads and directs post-production and production teams, collaborating with some of the world's most exceptional companies to create groundbreaking visual experiences. From CGI to retouching and everything in between, Ben's expertise knows no bounds.

An intrepid adventurer at heart, Ben enjoys overlanding, venturing into remote destinations, and savoring the profound serenity and breathtaking beauty that only nature can bestow.

With over two decades of experience, Ben Griffin continues to pioneer groundbreaking visual experiences and techniques, foster organizational growth, and reshape the advertising landscape. His work stands as a testament to his vision, unwavering commitment to excellence, and passion for artistic expression. Whether leading production teams or directing creative endeavors, Ben consistently delivers exceptional results within budget and ahead of schedule.