Jan Ras’s passion for photography led him to study the genre at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. After completing his studies, he travelled extensively for a few years while working as photographer in the tourism industry. Jan moved to Cape Town in 2000 and worked as freelance photographer before joining Media24’s Creative Living magazines in 2004. He is currently employed on a contract basis by New Media Publishing’s photographic studios and is also available for freelance work. Jan specialises in food, décor, beauty and fashion.
Watch out for his feature on Red Location Museum in the May 2013 issue of VISI Magazine.