Ralph Merlino - 25 Years of Professional Photography


Ralph Merlino was born in New York, raised in California and studied photography at the Art Center of Design in Los Angeles. Ralph was a California based photographer for over twenty-five years, and recently relocated to Texas.

Specializing in sports and film personalities, Ralph has photographed such celebrities as Paul Newman, Pierce Brosnan, Brooke Shields and Muhammad Ali.

His editorial work has graced such magazines as "Hello", "Hola", "OK", "People Magazine", "Womens World", "US Magazine", "InTouch" and many more. He also shot the photography for the coffee table book "Actors as Artists" in 1991.

His work with the Olympic track bicycle coach Louis "Toto" Gerardin hangs in the French Federations Hall of Fame in Paris, France.

Ralph is located in Dallas, Texas and he is available for assignment work.