Jarryd has completed a foundation diploma course at a recognised international college Shaw Academy in 2015. He proceeded to finish his studies with a distinction pass rate where his knowledge has driven him to execute his work with numerous shoots and campaigns.

As a freelance, Jarryd has worked for international brands including Google and a Danish company for child accessory labels. Jarryd has also undertaken a wide range of commercial assignments & campaigns with a wide variety of South African bodies including Government agencies, NGO's and editorial throughout his career including but not exlusive to SKA -(Square kilometre array) , SAHRA, Bay side magazine ,YOU specatular awards ,Nia Masi clothing labels, Innovators Club , Deloitte, Ambassador Advisory, CANSA -Steel Magniloa womens calander.

Jarryd has also worked 1.5 years for a well established Cape Town based modelling agency called The Model Company , where he undertook an extensive number of modelling portfolios. During his time there he setup the studio space and arranged all the lighting and story boards & briefs for each models portfolio.

Since then, Jarryd has focused most of his work on food and products as a content photographer where he has featured a range of his work that includes international & local advertising and assignments to portfolio work with SA Govt agencies, and extensive work with other leading companies and restaurants in Cape Town such as, The Firm Academy hospitality, HQ restaurants, Roast & co, Zomatoe, The New York Magazine.

Jarryd is currently living in Cape Town South Africa, when he is not behind the camera you would most probably find him outdoors hiking the majestic Table mountain or relaxing on the white sandy beaches.