Steven Castro is a photographer based on the Central California Coast whose images have been recognized with numerous international awards and honors. In 2012, his image “Old Veteran” was awarded first place at the International Juried Photography Competition and Exhibit hosted by Carmel Art Institute in Carmel, California. In 2014, out of 30,000 entries, Steven’s “Tenaya Lake Evening” won first place in the Outdoor Photographer Magazine’s Great Outdoors contest. Other awards and nominations include the prestigious Fine Art Photography Awards (London), International Photography Awards, Ansel Adams Gallery photography contest, and Black & White Spider Awards.
Steven has participated in exhibits at the Center for Photographic Art in Carmel, California, the Michael H. Kellicutt International Photography Show in Half Moon Bay, California, and the Carmel Art Institute in Carmel, California.