• Long Exposure, Ocean at sunset.
  • Bubbles are suspended above a feather creating a multitude of tiny lenses.
  • Aerial photo of vineyards changing autumn colors in the Steinbeck Country.
  • Tunnel of eucalyptus trees
  • Lens Painting Vineyard
  • Grizzly Mother, Alaska looking right into the camera.
  • Roosevelt elk and birds on an almost white background
  • Dusk light glows off the ocean and rocks and wet sand.
  • Bubbles escape as a liquid dissolves stone
  • Sun glows behind fog in a dark cove along the California coast.


Black & White Spider Awards Honors Photographer Steve Zmak from the United States for the 4th year in a row
Nominated 4 times in the Professional Categories of Nature, Fine Art, Silhouette, and Still Life at the 11th Annual Black and White Spider Awards. Read and see more…

“Expressions of Infinity” Portfolio Award Winner
2015 International Juried Exhibition – A Portfolio Competition
January 10 through February 28, 2015
Center for Photographic Art, Carmel, CA
Juror: Douglas Marshall
Click here for more information and view the winning artwork

NEW EXHIBIT of B&W Photography
Carmel Valley Coffee Roasting Co. at The Barnyard in Carmel
Opening Reception Thursday, Nov. 6, 4-6pm – Everyone welcome!
The exhibit includes many selections from the Alaskan Summer portfolio, plus brand new photos never before exhibited. Click here for directions and more information about Carmel Valley Coffee Roasting Co. in The Barnyard.

A Year in the Vineyard – Pessagno Winery Tasting Room May 1, 2010 – Present 1645 River Rd., Salinas, Calif. Featuring B&W and color photographs from January to December 2009 in the Pessagno vineyards of the Santa Lucia Highlands.

Photo Accepted in the California State Parks 2015 Calendar
“Twilight Flight” is the photo for October 2014 in the soon-to-be-released 2015 15-month Calendar. The photo was taken last year at Salinas River State Beach. The calendars will be available for sale soon from CalParks.org.