Ryan Tomko

Photographer

Ryan Tomko is a travel and lifestyle photographer based out of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. From the neon green Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle camera he received for his sixth birthday, to countless Nikon models and now finally to his trusty little Fuji, Ryan is never without a camera. Ryan is passionate about travelling the world, and experiencing life to its fullest through interactions with the people he meets. Music is very close to his heart, and he will drop almost anything for the opportunity to shoot one of his favourite bands.

Latest Posts

Stranger in DC, 13

Strangers in Washington D.C.

A quick trip away to the Capitol for the July 4th weekend (and the 20th anniversary Foo Fighters show) was amazing, full of site seeing and museum exploring. On our last day, I left Cece at a coffee shop and set my clock for 1 hour to try and fit […]

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Christmas Card Quick Shot

Christmas Card Quick Shot

This last winter I received a text from a friend, asking for my help.  It was a few weeks before Christmas, and they completely forgot to take a photo for their annual Christmas card!  I told them not to worry, and we could throw together something great in no time. […]

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Website Maintenance (Spring Cleaning)

At the beginning of February of this year I had to find a new host for this website of mine.  Now I’m not the most website savvy person around, and unfortunately I lost all of my media in the switchover.  I’ve been slowly trying to re-populate my older photos at […]

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Return to the Big Apple

Return to the Big Apple

After years of trying to talk her into it, I finally convinced Cecilia to give New York another chance! The last (and only) time Cece had visited the city, she unfortunately had a trip from hell. She missed out on all the museums, she was robbed on the subway, her […]

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Strangers In Reykjavik

Strangers In Reykjavik

Our last day on our photo-filled vacation to Iceland, and I still hadn’t pencilled in any time for some stranger portraits – we’d been so busy every day that I never had the energy! Well, a great breakfast before we headed to the airport on our last day was seemingly […]

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Magical Iceland

Magical Iceland

When it came time to book a trip for this year’s Spring Break, our minds drifted typically to beaches and sand…someplace tropical to escape the brutal Canadian winter. But when two of our close friends came over one night for dinner and told us how they were thinking about testing […]

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A Part of the Fujifilm Family

Well I finally did it – I stepped out from beneath my Nikon-branded shroud and bought myself a camera made by a different company!  I decided I needed something a bit more portable…something that I could swing over my shoulder when I go out on quick little trips, that could […]

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Strangers in Pittsburgh

Strangers in Pittsburgh

My second attempt at my ‘Stranger In’ series. This time, I had a free hour walking around downtown Pittsburgh, PA.

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Strangers In Rome

Strangers In Rome

It’s sort of fun proving the ‘never talk to strangers’ mantra wrong…

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Edmonton Comic & Entertainment Expo

Edmonton Comic & Entertainment Expo

A last minute decision to attend the 2nd annual Edmonton Comic & Entertainment Expo led to a jam packed day filled with lots of shopping, interviewing and photographing some awesome costumes.

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