Donald M. Falls, based in Little Rock, Arkansas, is a highly accomplished and proficient commercial photographer, cinematographer, dancer, and motivational speaker who is deaf. With more than ten years of experience in the industry, Donald specializes in various genres of photography, including editorial, fashion, fine art, conceptual, and portraiture.

Despite facing a significant communication barrier, Donald's passion for photography dates back to 1992, and he has continually refined his skills through ongoing education and professional growth. In 2009, he enrolled at the Rochester Institute of Technology's NTID in Rochester, New York, and in 2012, he received an AOS degree in Art & Imaging Studies with a Graphic Technology Concentration.

His work has gained widespread recognition and has been showcased in various online magazine publications and media outlets. As a photographer, Donald is dedicated to capturing precious moments and helping his clients attain their objectives by providing them with images that will endure for a lifetime. Mr. Falls' success is a testament to his determination and talent, and he is undoubtedly an inspiration to many.

As a skilled professional photographer and cinematographer, offering a wide range of services that cater to various needs, including portraiture, weddings, fine art, landscapes, digital art painting, and retouching. The objective is to capture the essence of each subject, regardless of its form or genre, and bring out the best in it.

With a strong creative vision and a deep understanding of lighting and composition, I strive to achieve optimal results by using natural light and flash. I am also proficient in utilizing mixed lighting techniques to create special effects that enhance the visual appeal of my work. My approach is always to meticulously consider the concept before bringing it to life through my lens, ensuring that my clients receive stunning images that exceed their expectations.


"Unfolding the Soul of Black Deaf Expression Exhibition" 

Rochester, NY | 1/13/15-03/27/16 | The Panel

Art Dyer Center


 Rochester, NY | 3/15/2013


Billie Blunt Magazine (Monday's Model Pic-K: Casandra Aileen) 07/01/2013

Interview with Neesli 03/19/2015

Midwest Black Hair Magazine August 2015/September 2015

Blurb Books - Unfolding The Soul of Black Deaf Expressions 

RIT | NTID - "Black Heritage Month Spotlight"


Deaf Artistry Expo 2022

Little Rock, AR | 07/23/2022



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