Mike Ruiz was born and raised in Montréal, Canada. He is a world-renowned photographer, best known for his high-impact, surreal brand of celebrity, beauty and fashion photography. Mike has photographed for countless magazines such as Condé Nast Traveler, Elle, Interview, People and Vogue. Among his celebrity list are Prince, Kim Kardashian, Katy Perry, Nicki Minaj, Betty White and many others.

Mike's dedication and passion behind the camera give him the opportunity to bring a message of hope and optimism to the forefront of all his efforts. He has a true sense of social responsibility and is always intent on lending a voice to the world around him.

Mike lives in New York City with his partner Martin.