Steve Zmak’s editorial photography usually has a whimsical veneer over dark subject matter. He wields irony as a weapon for social change, and makes obvious the absurd. From a field scattered with police riot helmets and bowling pins to iconic symbols of the human condition emerging in nature, to caricature reflections of our culture.
“Life can be seen as a comedy or tragedy. I strive for my images to give the viewer the flexibility to see either way.”