John D. Russell Los Angeles Commercial Photographer
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About the Photographer

On assignment with the Colombian Air Force (embedded for 5 weeks!) about to board a UH60 Blackhawk helicopter. Notice my cameras!! Apiay, Colombia - 2017

John D. Russell is a Commercial Photographer based out of Los Angeles, CA. He resides in the tiny coastal community of Manhattan Beach. John is know for his high quality photography and video production skills. He has a knack for everything creative and his work has been featured globally. Some of the core industries John works with regularly include:

  • Health & Wellness
  • Fitness & Sports
  • Medical
  • Automotive
  • Luxury Properties & Resorts
  • Food & Beverage

His passion for business and acumen for marketing helps John to create images that help sell his clients goods and services. There's a reason businesses such as Toyota hire him regularly. He's great to work with, timely and professional and his references are available on request.

Good Photography & Video Sells Products and Services. There's a reason brands like Toyota hire me..

If you're a business owner, you can't afford to skimp on your content. Contact me today and let's create something epic together.

Aside from photography, John is also an active skydiver and pursuing his C license with dreams to be able to soon fly with his camera gear! He loves adventure and is an avid traveler. It's such a passion that John has turned it into a business called PRSPCTV.

John leads a handful of meticulously curated photography adventures around the globe every year to exotic locales such as Africa, South America, and Asia. He couples three of things he loves most into every experience. Travel, Photography and Philanthropy. John has made it a mission to give back not only here at home but abroad as well.

Current non profit companies John works with include, Habitat for Humanity, The Giving Spirit and Senhoa. John gives back with his camera and helps these organizations communicate their message to potential donors and supporters. 

Good Photography & Video Sells Products and Services. There's a reason brands like Toyota hire me..

If you're a business owner, you can't afford to skimp on your content. Contact me today and let's create something epic together.


Partial Client List



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John D. Russell // Los Angeles Lifestyle & Commercial Photographer // john@johndrussell.com // +1 310 722 2027