About Me/Pricing/Contact

Brief overview:

I’m Ryan Callister, the Sole Proprietor of Video Life Productions in Tooele, Utah. I have years of background in film and photography, and have won national prizes. I am currently working hard to pay for my two-year LDS service mission beginning in the Summer of 2018.

Shot in my studio

I shoot with a Canon Rebel T5 and edit with Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom, Premiere Pro, and After Effects. I have my own studio equipment including microphones, lights, and backdrops.

Work Experience:
  • Professionally hired to create social media videos for many businesses, including Associated Food Stores.  Click here to watch website tutorial videos created for AFS
  • Family pictures
  • Career and Technical Education skill certificates: Basic Commercial Photography, Advanced Commercial Photography, Desktop Publishing, Television Broadcasting, and Video Production
  • Publicity Student Body Officer @Tooele High School
  • Hundreds of service hours for various projects

-1st place national American Banker’s Association “Saver’s Choice” (public vote)

-3rd place national ABA’s “Lights Camera Save” teen video contest

1st place national K-12 Get Real competition in 2013 (Tooele Jr. High School)

Annual best use of character award in the 2016 Salt Lake 48H Film Contest (I was the sole editor)

-First place in Tooele High School’s 2014-2015 music video category; 2015-16 comedy; 2016-2017 drama

-Other small, miscellaneous items…


I charge roughly $50/h. Before shooting a project, I will estimate the amount of hours it will take to complete the project and give a set price.

I am willing to work with tight budgets for small businesses and personal projects.


-Event photography: typically $150

-Family pictures & senior pictures: typically $150.

-Studio portraits (in my personal studio in Tooele): $25 per person, unlimited takes.

Contact me:

Call/message me at (435) 840-3159
Email me at Ryan@VideoLifeProductions.com