Eliot Crowley has been making photographs since his childhood. First selling prints to friends he would photograph while surfing in Southern California. His first One-Man-Show was in a Beverly Hills Gallery in 2005. After being asked to join the faculty at the world famous Brooks Institute of Photography in his home town of Santa Barbara, Eliot began pursuing a Master’s of Fine Arts Degree from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. He graduated Cum Laude in 2009.