Tyler is an Oregon-born visual artist living in Los Angeles focused on the mediums of photo and video. After earning a film degree in Portland, he packed up his car and drove to Culver City to take a job at a small YouTube production network called Maker Studios, which would grow to be purchased by The Walt Disney Company for nearly a billion dollars.

Five years later he has worked with some of the most influential talent in the world of Internet video, directed projects reaching hundreds of millions of viewers, and helped to launch the first international and domestic TV networks fueled by Internet creators. 

Tyler manages CNTRL FRK Studios, a multi-media production studio specializing in music videos, podcasts & editorial photography.