Nathan grew up in a small town in the Midwest along side his twin brother. He developed his sense of humor and creative way of thinking at a young age. While his brother was out collecting rocks for his fossil collection, Nathan was out exploring the world with his Vivitar 110 camera. It was in his early twenty's that he choose photography as a career. In 2008 Nathan moved to Santa Barbara to attend Brooks Institute, where he received a Bachelors of Arts in Professional Photography. Nathan currently works out of the Los Angeles area.