Ladd Forde is a portrait and lifestyle photographer, who strives to tell each subjects unique story. Born and raised in Aspen, Colorado he originally found a passion for photography through skateboarding. He attended Colorado Mountain College and graduated in 2012 with an associates degree with a focus in digital arts. During his studies he was mentored by successful architectural and interior photographer David Patterson.Ladd moved to Boulder in 2013 where he started his business as a freelance photographer. Ladd joined MadeLife as an intern in spring 2015 and is currently working as as a resident photographer and mentor. Ladd aspires to add travel photography to his specialties and will travel to Nepal in March 2016, for the nonprofit organization, Personal Overseas Development.