Vallen has resided in the captivating city of Milwaukee for the majority of his life. When he was only 15 years old, this home-schooled student picked up his very first camera. Now at the age of twenty, he blogs on the Milwaukee Magazine’s website as a Community Photo Blogger.
What makes him unique is that he has never been enrolled into a photography class. Learning through books and by trial and error he has excelled in his passion. His specialties include landscape photography, as well as still life photography.