• 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 Magazine 2017 Single Image Contest Winner x3: Tiny Worlds in the Pattern/Texture/Abstract Category, New Mission in the Digital Manipulation Category, and Reaction in the Seascape/Water Category. Two of these photos are included in my Expressions of Infinity Exhibit at the Pacific Grove Art Center, January, 6 to February 24, 2017.

Black & White Spider Awards Honors Photographer Steve Zmak from the United States for the 5th year in a row
Nominated in the Professional Category of Abstract at the 12th Annual Black and White Spider Awards. Read and see more…

“Expressions of Infinity” Portfolio Award Winner
2015 International Juried Exhibition – A Portfolio Competition &
Black & White Magazine 2017 Portfolio Annual

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

Photo Accepted in the California State Parks 2017 Calendar
Sliver of a Sunset I is the photo for August 2017 Calendar. The photo was taken last year at Garrapata Beach. The calendars are available from CalParks.org.

Expressions of Infinity Exhibit
28 science fiction B&W nature photos at Pacific Grove Art Center’s Annand Gallery, 568 Lighthouse Ave., Pacific Grove. Exhibit Runs January 6 to February 23, 2017. Open to the Public.