Steve Whittaker is a specialist in architectural, interior and aerial photography with a focus on delivering images with controlled lighting and visual impact. 

Client collaboration, planning, project coordination, timing, execution and post production are all key components in his process in meeting his client’s needs.

Steve is based near Portland, Oregon and covers local, regional and national assignments. He is a native of the San Francisco Bay Area and frequently covers assignments throughout that region as well as the West Coast.

His academic background includes architecture, graphic design, photography and advertising. Each of those disciplines influenced his career as has his involvement with professional trade associations.

His clients include architects, advertising agencies, graphic designers, hospitality, interior designers, manufacturers real estate developers, REITS, hospitality and corporate direct.

His images have appeared in various books, publications such as Architectural Digest, Architectural Record, Forbes, Time, The Robb Report, Contract, many more.

Seminars and Workshops: “The Business of Architectural Photography”

Professional Association Affiliations (Past and Present):

ASMP – Professional Member -American Society of Media Photographers:

ASMP Oregon Board Member current

ASMP National Director: 2013-2016

National Director: 2009 - 2013

ASMP Northern California Chapter (Interim) Co-President, 2005

ASMP Northern California Chapter Co-President, 1999 – 2001

Currently a member of OPPA

Previous Affiliations:

Professional Photographers of America

Peninsula Advertising Photographers Association

Professional Photographers of the Greater Bay Area

Society of Industrial Photographers