About Rico Mandel
Rico Mandel specializes in Corporate/Industrial, Hotel, Food, Travel and Lifestyle photography. His clients include BF Goodrich, Toyota, Loews and Hilton with reviews such as: “Rico is a true creative professional with a unique perspective that he tapers to match his client's vision. He is dedicated to capturing the essence of a brand, service, or product in order to create a full experience through a single photo.” - Zarina Zertuche Marketing Director, Hilton Universal
His familiarity with the web, video and the digital realm give him a unique perspective to the way he works with his clients. His work was recently featured at the largest international fine art photography exposition, PhotoLA. He is a member of Verge Photographers Cooperative, sponsored by the Duncan Miller Gallery, and the American Society of Media Photographers.
Since the age of 8, when he developed his first roll of film, he has had a passion for photography and an extreme curiosity for how things work including a passion for fine food. He is also a trained chef with a degree from Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts in Pasadena, CA.