Stephen has been a freelance photographer, writer, and curator since 2005. Before then he was a television producer and director working on documentaries for several UK channels. Scottish but now living in Los Angeles he has had work published in several newspapers and magazines including the Guardian, New York Times, San Francisco Magazine, London Evening Standard, New Statesman, New Yorker, Der Spiegel and Internazionale. Stephen also previously taught photography for the Guardian newspaper and other photography institutions. He writes about photography for several publications including the British Journal of Photography, BBC, and IMA Japan. Stephen is Co-author with Sophie Howarth of best-selling photography title ‘Street Photography Now’.