Diana Ragland was born in Rhode Island and raised in Connecticut and Virginia. She studied photography at the School of Visual Arts in New York, and has worked in the photography industry for more than 20 years.  

Diana spent many years working as a retouch artist for some of the world's most notable photographers, with her work appearing in the pages and on the covers of Italian Vogue, Vanity Fair,  Allure, Harpers Bazaar & C Magazine, as well as showcased in numerous international cosmetics campaigns. 

In the last few years, she has focused on her own photography, with her work published on the covers, pages and online sites of publications such as Austin Way,  LA ConfidentialThe Huffington Post,  Deadline Hollywood, and The Hollywood Reporter.  As a photographer, Diana is most noted for her portraiture and lifestyle work, for her subdued use of lighting, and for her ease and calming way, which brings out the true nature and beauty of her subjects.

Diana lives in Los Angeles with her husband, their daughter, and their hound dog.