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Creative Director/Photographer

• 13 years behind the lens

• Ambassador for Paul C. Buff Inc. Lighting 

• Member: Professional Photographers of America


Practically born with a camera in his hands, Chicago based Steven M. Koch is quickly emerging as one of today's most creative photographers/videographers. 

Steven developed his art form from a family of photographers and illusionists. His diverse photographic repertoire includes, gritty urban street life, product photography and he is known Nationally for his carefully curated, and color saturated portraiture of drag queens and kings.

“Lighting is EVERYTHING” states Steven, who does very subtle post production editing. His work has appeared in countless magazines, ad campaigns, and at gallery exhibits. He also has a monthly column online in Go Pride. 

A camera is only as good as the eye behind the lens. From concept to final shot, Steven’s heart and soul is reflected in every image that he masterfully produces.



Can I purchase digital files?

All packages come with digital copies of all final photos. 

Can I buy prints?

Some packages have prints included, but are usually available a la carte.

Do you do photoshoots on-location or in-studio?

Both. Additionally, I travel nationwide.  I have a fully equipped studio in Chicago's West Town neighborhood, and I can take my equipment with wherever I go. 

Do you speak Spanish?

Si! Hablo Español.


Steven M. Koch, Photographer l Chicago IL, 60602  |  Tel: 630-815-8782

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