Tyson is a small town guy in a big surf city, calling San Diego his home for 26 years. Shortly after high school Tyson joined the United States Army and served one combat tour in Afghanistan. clearing the road of IED’s his service sparked the interest of stories through captured art. He attended Full Sail University to study digital cinematography. “I wanted to go back to Afghanistan and capture the real story, the Soldiers’ stories.” He struggled through many years with PTSD and sought out help for his mental health. Within this struggle he came to the conclusion he no longer wanted to show people all the “UGLY” in the world, but show the “beauty” within this chaotic place. So he bought himself a still frame camera, called a few of his good friends and the rest was history.
Tyson specializes in glamour, beauty portraiture. His high standards are fundamentally sound, because he captures and showcases the client's attraction. Tyson is extremely patient and kind with his clientele. Tyson prefers to captivate his clients raw and natural emotions. He seeks equal contribution within his work, His favorite quote is, "Photography is a dance if you will, between model and photographer". Photography has been what allows Tyson to break free from his PTSD.
" Tyson is one my favorite photographers to work with. He always makes me feel comfortable while making the shoots fun. He knows all the right angles so the photo's turn out great! "
KATIE JEAN MALONE
"Tyson is my favorite person to work with. He goes above and beyond for a good shot, and you can tell that he thoroughly enjoys what he's doing. I never feel uncomfortable around Tyson, and he makes every shoot so enjoyable. He is very professional, and his work is nothing shy of amazing."
" They say a picture is worth a thousand words. My photographer, Tyson Gardner creates and captures moments that open doors for people with big dreams! He shows them their stepping stones to their future. Tyson makes it clear and always said, it is not what is captured on film which last forever, that means the most to me, it's more importantly the union between model and photographer that builds a strong bond! Tyson is professional, patient, and kind. He is the best photographer that I have ever worked with! "
" I always love working with Tyson. He put's in so much effort into his shoot's and always makes sure im comfortable and having fun. It pay's off because the photo's come out great everytime. They truley make me feel beautiful."
" Tyson is by far the best photographer I have worked with. He is always so professional and I always get to laugh and be myself around him. Every time we work together he always takes the time to show me the great photos he takes. I am happy to say that over time we have become great friends. "
ALEXANDRA MARIE SCAVO
ALWAYS SAFE HAPPY CLIENTS
" I want to show people the beauty others see in them, beauty they may not see back when they look in the mirror "
TyGard Photography specializes in bringing out the best in you by using its experience, knowledge, and talent to give you a flawless representation of yourself. Showing you how simple and fun a professional photoshoot can be to give you results of magazine quality portraits. TyGard Photography is the source you need to produce images that will get you noticed.
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