Richard Stewart is an award-winning photographer of natural beauty wherever he finds it. He has worked as a journalist and photographer for more than 30 years. He received a B.A. in Communication from the University of California at Berkeley (1972) and has traveled extensively.

He has worked as a photojournalist, portrait photographer and commercial photographer. His photography has appeared in newspapers, magazines and books. An early project was a travel book on Istanbul that he wrote and illustrated with his photographs.

More recently, the resident of Tampa, Florida, has focused on fine art photography. His work can be found in an increasing number of private collections. All of his photographs are printed using state-of-the-art archival technology.