Rodney Bursiel Photography

Ryan Bingham


Ryan Bingham had just won an Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, Critics Choice Award and a Grammy Award for his song “The Weary Kind”, the title track for Jeff Bridge’s “Crazy Heart”, but not many people were familiar with him yet. I pitched the story idea to Cowboys & Indians magazine and even they weren’t familiar with him. I convinced them to let me shoot the story but I had to pay my own travel expenses to California to meet up with him. I got to his home in Topanga Canyon just as he was pulling up in his old VW bus from surfing. This bull riding cowboy had traded in his saddle for a surfboard. Now Ryan is quite the household name and selling out concerts all over the world.

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Printing: 12”x18” is printed on metallic paper. Larger sizes are printed on metal.
Framing: 12”x18” is unframed. 24”x36”, 36”x54” and 40”x60” are mounted in a wood float frame. 48”x72” is mounted on an inset frame.
Shipping: Shipping rates are valid for the 48 contiguous United States.
Choose “Quoted Separately” for shipping to Alaska, Hawaii or any location outside of the US. Shipping costs will be calculated after you place your order and you will be contacted to pay for shipping separately.
48”x72” prints require special handling which is quoted by the shipper at the time your order is placed.


All artwork is offered as a limited edition. Rodney carefully selects each image and chooses a number of prints to make available for each image. This edition size is shared across all prints of an image. For example, if an edition is set at 25 prints there will never be more than 25 prints of that image (regardless of print size) so each individual work will retain its value over time.


As with most fine art, as an edition sells the prices increase. Later images in an edition will be priced higher.

Additional information

Size Options

12×18, 24×36, 36×54, 40×60, 48×72


Ground, 2-Day, Quoted Separately