"Every child dances, and then you learn not to." -  Mark Morris

Some of the models that appear in the Youthful Ambition series also appear in other series, such as Youth & Decay.

Teenage boys taping their hands before a Muay Thai fight

Youthful Ambition

Youthful Ambition is a series of images by American photographer Christopher Ryan. Some of these portraits are pulled from other series, such as Youth and Urban Decay while others are shot specifically for th...