Ryan "Spidey" Smith is a director and photographer living in Nashville, Tennessee. He has created visuals on a variety of media platforms from advertising campaigns to magazine editorials, artists branding and music videos. Added to which, Spidey's music videos have amassed well over a billion views and have garnered numerous awards from MTV, VH1, MUCH, and CMT. He has directed more than 150 music videos, and has worked with a bevy of superstar’s across all genres of music such as Eminem, Duran Duran, Bone Thugs-N-Harmoney, Yelawolf, Good Charlotte, Simple Plan, Xzibit, Gavin DeGraw, 3 Doors Down, Shinedown and Cyprus Hill, to name a few.
These days, Spidey directs and photographs many of the biggest names in country music, from the likes of Jason Aldean, Morgan Wallen, Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, Thomas Rhett, Jake Owen, Hardy, Brantley Gilbert, Lee Brice, Zac Brown Band and Kip Moore. In addition, Spidey lends his eye to top advertising brands such as RAM, Jeep, Dodge, Chrysler, Chevrolet, Toyota, Ford, Jack Daniel's, Home Depot, and John Deere.
Partial Artist / Client List:
Dodge, Chevrolet, RAM, Jeep, John Deere, Ford, Fiat, Toyota, Harley Davidson, Jack Daniel's, Home Depot, Chrysler, Traeger Grills, Eminem, Yelawolf, Duran Duran, Cypress Hill, Zac Brown Band, Machine Gun Kelly, Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, Thomas Rhett, Morgan Wallen, Jake Owen, Brantley Gilbert, Lee Brice, Kip Moore, Hardy, Cage The Elephant, 3 Doors Down, Shinedown, Breaking Benjamin, Xzibit, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Good Charlotte, Gavin Degraw, Goodby Silverstein & Partners, Commonwealth / McCann, High Dive, The Richards Group, Leo Burnett, JWT, Doner, BBDO, FCA, Turner Network, Disney, MTV, TLC, Warner Music Group, Interscope Records, Universal Music Group, Sony/BMG, Atlantic Records, Big Machine Records, Big Loud Records, Shady Records