Ryan Eccleston is a Jamaican born Photographer/Filmmaker. He is an Alumnus of The Art Institute Of Fort. Lauderdale. Where he studied Digital Filmmaking and Photography. He spent most of his life traveling and living in several countries including Jamaica, U.S.A , Egypt and Israel. Due to his father's job working with the United Nations. This nomadic childhood allowed him to see and experience different cultures. This bred a curiosity in him. This curiosity informs the way he approaches the subjects he wants to cover. In 2008 Eccleston moved to Ethiopia where he worked for several years as a photographer and Consultant. During his time living in Ethiopia. Eccleston traveled throughout English speaking East Africa. Working on a larger project Titled "Someone Like Me". Much of Eccleston's work deals with the issue of Identity and Legacy.