Tripp was born and raised in Darien, CT and holds an International Relations degree from Hobart College. He spent the early part of his professional career in equity research and sales in New York covering the energy sector.

Built for life outside of an office, Tripp transitioned to entrepreneurship and started pursuing a career in photography and content creation.

With a diverse and dynamic profile, Tripp moved out to California and spent his time freelancing as a marketing consultant, content creator, and capturing images that align with his passions of surfing, skiing, and adventure experiences. Tripp is now back east promoting his photography and working on various video projects as a director, producer and editor.