and photographer Steve Montalto has been creating images for many years
with a wide range of subjects. His experience includes both documentary
and fine art photography.
The abundance of natural beauty in the Sierra Foothills has been
a catalyst fueling a desire to capture and interpret that beauty in its
many forms and manifestations.
a background as an aerospace engineer, Montalto is fascinated by
He sees photography as a wonderful mix of technical expertise and
creativity, especially in this digital age.
subject matter is varied because he finds there is beauty and
interesting visuals everywhere.
His recent work is focused on celestial and night photography.
He is also active photographing the recent wildfires fueled by
California’s prolonged drought.