Raised in San Diego, Stephen, taking advantage of everything the region has to offer, from the beach 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 and 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.
Stephen changed careers to computers and system design for 16 years. In 2008 he retired and returned to his first love, photography. He has traveled to the Ukraine, Maui, Cuba, China, Belgium, and Peru Teaching and creating images.
Stephen has continued 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.