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Cincinnati Food + Wine Classic 2015

The Cincinnati Food + Wine Classic is a three day celebration of food and wine in Cincinnati.  Held in Washington Park on September 11-13, the 2015 rendition was a showcase of the Midwest through grand tastings, demos, seminars, competitions, after parties and more. With […]

Nowhere Else Festival 2016

Nowhere Else Festival 2016

ORU was happy to document the Nowhere Else Festival, two days filled with Music, Art, Earth, and Sky created by Karin Bergquist and Linford Detweiler of Over the Rhine.  Held on their Clinton County, Ohio farm, they invited their favorite musicians, artists, […]

V+V Double Vision 2016

Visionaries + Voices – Double Vision VII

ORU is proud to have partnered with Visionaries + Voices again this May in documenting what has become one of our favorite events of the year – Double Vision. Visionaries + Voices is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization whose mission is to […]

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Open Road United is an experienced photography collective that specializes in improving the visual aesthetic of organizations wanting to distinguish their events from the competition.

Our dedicated team coordinates directly with organizational leadership, marketing professionals, and social media teams to craft a smart and effective body of work that blends seamlessly with the cultivated persona of your event, while reinforcing your brand by creating a memorable and instantly recognizable statement.

Whether it’s consulting as you create a festival from the ground up, or swooping in at the last minute to make your visual media problems disappear. Whether it’s one photographer, or an entire team, we will capture your event—beautifully.



visual consulting

Organizational Image Development, Festival Branding, and Thematic Planning in an engaged and…

full service photography

Comprehensive photographic services for festivals and other large-scale events. ORU understands that successful…

total asset management

Helping you build the most successful event possible by making your visual…

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