Ray Dark started in adult entertainment in the year 2000 doing camera and music work for legendary 1970s Golden Age director Bob Chinn.

Soon after, Ray entered the blogosphere.  In 2003, he launched PORN VALLEY NEWS where he did photography and media work, eventually producing exclusive adult content under his XRAY VIDEO banner in the mid 2000s.

In 2008, he became the director for Internet giant Amateur Allure

In 2015, he helped launch Swallow Salon.

Ray was nominated for Best Web Director at the AVN Awards for 2014 through 2017.  His content for Swallow Salon has been recognized with AVN Award nominations in 2016 and 2017.  Ray took home the AVN trophies for Best Amateur/Pro-Am Movie in 2015 and 2017, and best Amateur/Pro-Am Series in 2017. 

A full list of Ray Dark's AVN, XBIZ, and XRCO nominations & wins can be found here.