Ron "Nino" Batista is an editorial glamour and exotic automotive photographer in the United States. His work is regularly published in lifestyle and men's publications all over the world, and he is regarded as one of the premier glamour photography and retouching educators in the U.S.

He has worked with since 2014 and is currently a Senior Writer, and has taught photography and retouching in dozens of cities.  Speaking engagements include ShutterFest 2016, 2017 and 2018 in St. Louis, featured photo walk host for Paul C. Buff, Inc. at ImagingUSA, also as a featured instructor on CreativeLive, featured speaker at the AIBP Retreat in Ojai CA and New Orleans LA, as well as his own events in many cities around the country.

Nino is available for private shoots, commercial projects and speaking/teaching engagements in any city or country.