Roy W. Walston Yvonne Wylie Walston, CMI

Co-owner & President, Creative Imagery, Inc.

Professional Specializations
With multi-talents and skills, Mr. Walston has available more than thirty years experience in visual communications with diverse commercial and technical photography (including video), 3D model production, and graphic design for publication, projection, and display.

He is known for his consistent high quality; from simple location and studio photography to special effect studio and computer manipulations, complex set design, and handling people in "real" situations. Mr. Walston's engineering background, coupled with his well-developed sense of design, allows him to produce solutions that communicate effectively to the target audience.

His lighting and technical photography skills allow him to meet the requirements of the final medium, whether it be video, web, slides, display, newspaper, or fine-line magazine reproduction.

Areas of Expertise
Studio and location photography, color and black & white, computer graphic design and manipulation, special effects, web, and 3D model production.

Legal, industrial, food, public relations, fashion, jewelry, aerial, product, advertising, architectural, editorial, and technical fields.

Traditional photography, photographic manipulation, computer graphics, 3D models and animation.

Professional Background

  • 1982-present; President, Creative Imagery, Inc., which includes the divisions of Photo Imagery, Medical Imagery, Legal Imagery and Creative Imagery; Principal photographer in the Photo Imagery Division
  • 1993-present; Graphics Coordinator, CVI Laser Corp., Albuquerque, NM
  • 1979-1982; Photographer, Studio Manager, B. Hale Photography, Dallas, TX
  • 1979; BFA in Photography, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA
  • 1974-1976; Graphic Arts Cameraman, St. Regis Flexible Packaging, Dallas, TX
  • 1969-1973; Photographer, U.S. Navy, Security Clearance
  • 1969; Photographer's Mate "A" School, US Navy, Top in Class, Pensacola, FL
  • 1967-1968; Basic Engineering and business courses, LA Polytechnic Institute

Equipment Design
Slit Camera application for Hasselblad camera system.
LIGHTCASE: a photographic viewing apparatus for transparency presentations.

From the New Mexico Advertising Federation ADDYS

Rio Grande SIGGRAGH, American MENSA


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