Raised in San Diego, Stephen takes advantage of everything the region has to offer… from the beach to the mountains and desert. Stephen Cook started his photography career as a commercial photographer in 1977 after studying photography and art at San Diego City college then Film & Radio at San Diego State. Creating studio and location images for Harcourt Brace Jovanovich (HBJ), Comfort Hotels, Hilton Hotels, Mesa Vista Medical Center and other local and regional clients.
After sixteen years concentrating on a career in computers and system design, Stephen retired and returned to his first love, photography. He has traveled extensively teaching and creating images.
A life long learner and perfecter of his craft, Stephen continues his education and experience creating photographs coaxing his vision and passion into the images. Stephen seeks to show the wonders of the physical and spiritual world in his images.