Steve was born and raised in suburban New Jersey. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Montclair State University, winner of Montclair's Excellence in Photography Award, Richard Drukker Scholarship in Journalism, the only photographer to ever win the New Jersey Press Association honor, the Ann Chapman Award, and twice winner of the New Jersey Collegiate Press Association's Better College Newspaper Award for Photography. While at Montclair, Steve interned as a Photography Tech for National Geographic photographer Ed Kashi and has been featured in Photo District News as a winner of their Photo Annual.
Currently, Steve works as an Assistant Photo Editor at The Newark Star-Ledger handling sports,
photography by Stephen Miller
"Your photographs are still mirrors of yourself. Your images are raw, the emotions naked. They are 'expressive' meaning a direct mirror of yourself rather than 'creative' meaning so converted as to affect others as mirrors of themselves"- Minor White*