Ian Mabley was born in October of 1988. He took a couple of television production classes in high school, and was then inspired to get into film making. In 2009, Ian was accepted into the Film department at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia, where he developed a focus in the relationship between sound and video. Ian graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in the Spring of 2012, and is currently a studio photographer at Portrait Innovations. He also is a prolific musician who plays locally on the side.