Ryan Hughes is a cinematographer and filmmaker based in Cambridge, MA. Ryan founded the company, Slide Rule, which focuses on short form documentary projects. For the past six years, Ryan has worked all over the world for clients large and small - Fortune 500s like John Deere and Dell, boutique brands including Barton & Gray Mariners Club and Seth B. Minkin Fine Art, nonprofits like Veterans Inc. and the American Red Cross, and higher education including Nichols College and Stanford University. In 2012, Ryan Hughes received a Boston/New England Emmy in the "Documentary: Societal Concerns" category for directing the television special, "Real Heroes." Ryan is working on his own independent documentary projects as well, with a wild range of topics, from 1940's college basketball to Mayan midwifery.