5 Questions for Ross Mantle

Ross Mantle lives and works between Brooklyn, NY and his native Pittsburgh, Pa. His work often focuses on the relationships between person and place. He regularly photographs throughout the Northeast...

no matter where I made the image it always had hints of Western Pennsylvania. Instead of fighting it any longer, I embraced it and realized that it’s not something that I can get away from

Silver Eye 2013 Keystone Award: Ross Mantle

Ross Mantle is a recipient of the Silver Eye Center for Photography $1,000 Keystone Award for a Pennsylvania artist for his series California, Pennsylvania. Drawing inspiration from the structure of short stories and the classic genre of the road trip, Ro

Ross Mantle is a recipient of the Silver Eye Center for Photography $1,000 Keystone Award for a Pennsylvania artist for his series California, Pennsylvania

Q&A: Ross Mantle, Pittsburg | Feature Shoot

‘I had a number of topics and ideas that I wanted to photograph and I tried to put myself in the situations to make those images, but it was all un-posed for, with the exception of a couple of portraits. Even those were made in the scene that I saw them’.