Steve is combining a presentation he did at last years Dive Equipment & Marketing Association (DEMA) show in Vegas, along with a recent trip he made to the Galapagos to produce an entertaining and image filled Show for us.
Steve has been a professional underwater photographer and photojournalist since 1980, and is an active member of the Society of American Travel Writers SATW. He has produced 18 books, including Diving The Galapagos Islands for Cruising Guides, Diving Cozumel for Aqua Quest and Diving Northern California and Diving the Turks and Caicos for Lonely Planet travel guides. He has written hundreds articles for various U.S. and International publications. Thousands of his images have appeared in books, magazines worldwide. He has also won more than 250 awards for his photography in international competitions. Steve is currently working on the transformation of two of his most popular books, Diving Galápagos and Diving Cozumel, into ebooks. Last, but not least, he is a past president of NCUPS.
Currently Steve is the Executive Editor for ReefID.org, a cutting edge social media Company in the dive industry founded by John Fifer. ReefID.org has created an innovative marine life identifier and is in the process of developing cellular apps for aquariums, dive resorts and dive destinations.
Steve will first present a short seminar on the use of negative space and simplicity to add drama and impact to your images. He will then present “Images of the Galápagos” featuring some of the many highlights from his recent visits to this magical archipelago.