John Neilson is a scientist, educator and a photographer. After receiving his Masters Degree in Microbiology and Education, he was a High school teacher and a college professor. In 1981 he created Neilson Research Corporation, an environmental testing laboratory located in Medford, Oregon and is still very active in that business. He started doing landscape photography while he served in the United States Army and continues to enjoy that today. In 1990, he began doing portrait photography while still working at Neilson Research Corporation. In 2011 he opened Oregon Studio Group LLC, a photographic studio dedicated to portrait photography. Oregon Studio Group LLC specializes in Creative Fashion, Classic Portraiture, Luxury Boudoir, Scientific Documentation and Landscape photography.