Stephen has an eye for capturing photographs that explore the soul and essence of Jewish life. He has been actively photographing for over 45 years, inspired and influenced by the early photo-documentary and photo-journalism of that era.
Stephen is married to Judy Levin, father of Jordan (Elise) and Audrey (Michael Beaugh) and grandfather of four boys—Gabe, Drew, Isaac, and Charlie. He was born in Chicago and is a lifelong resident of Chicagoland. Attended Niles West High School and University of Illinois (English Major).
Long time, active supporter of ORT America, JUF, American Technion Society, and other organizations. Stephen’s family has been members of B’nai Tikvah in Deerfield for over 35 years.
Besides photography, he plays several musical instruments and is also interested in music, theater, bike riding, travel, and being with family and friends.