Stephen Baumbach has pursued the thing that has captivated him since High School…the art of photography. He has taught in classrooms, workshops and been exhibited in numerous shows nationwide. Now settled in Palm Springs, Stephen’s eye is on the surrounding desert…the off-the-grid and outlier areas… that yield extraordinary beauty he captures with his artists’ eye and his trusty Canon.
Baumbach’s unique style combines vibrant colors, impeccable composition, and a keen eye for detail. His photographs often showcase the iconic mid-century modern architecture that Palm Springs is famous for, as well as the stunning desert landscapes that surround the area.
With a deep appreciation for the aesthetic appeal of Palm Springs, Baumbach has mastered the art of blending natural and man-made elements in his work. He skillfully captures the essence of the city, making each photograph a visual delight that transports viewers into the heart of Palm Springs.
Stephen Baumbach Photography studio work is just as important to him as this gives him the chance to command his lighting and try new things such as photographing fire, smoke, water and yes, the very light itself. The studio to many has come to known as The Lab because you never know what he will be doing next.
Whether it’s the striking contrast between the blue sky and the golden sand or the intricate details of a mid-century home, Stephen Baumbach’s photography truly encapsulates the essence of Palm Springs. Through his lens, he invites viewers to appreciate the beauty that exists in every corner of this vibrant desert oasis.
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