BIO & STATEMENT
Ruben is an artist/photographer who moved to the Jersey Shore area in 1999. (Originally from Los Angeles) He became obsessed with all of the wonderful iconic building's architecture and began capturing their aged beauty. These wonderful buildings contained so much interesting detail and architectural imagination. He then began digitally enhancing the interesting details of these structures by punching color, exaggerating the intricate details with shadow, light, digital manipulation, etc. "Rubens" (As they are now known by) can be seen at various establishments all over Asbury Park; Stella Marina, Langosta, McCloones Asbury Grille, Belmontes Italian Restaurant, etc.
Ruben makes his home in West Long Branch with his 2 dogs, Libby and Ruby. His current passion is capturing sunrises and sunsets from locations such as Shark River Hills, Long Branch, Seabright, Sandy Hook, Barnegat Bay as well as continually discovering new and interesting locations from which to shoot from.