Ron Gessel studied graphic design in Utrecht, the Netherlands. He started his career as an art director and has worked on several major advertising agencies such as FHV BBDO, LOWE and Baas en van Haastrecht. He has frequently come into contact with several advertising photographers to shoot advertising campaigns.
Nowadays Ron Gessel is a freelance art director/photographer. He travels a lot and during his travels he is touched and fascinated by the country and its inhabitants. Ron Gessel is a street photographer in heart and soul. His photos are not staged because he wants to show real life.