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Featured Print February
11x14 original print: $195

Announcements from Stephen Johnson Photogtaphy



Next Workshops


Flora and Form
March 22-24, 2018 (full with wait list)

Seeing Beauty in Photography
April 21, 2018

Pt. Lobos, Carmel and Big Sur.
April 14-16, 2018.

Fine Art Digital Printing Hands-on
April 28 -May 1, 2018.

Desert Light Photography Workshop. Palm Springs.
May 6-10, 2018

From RAW to Print: A Digital Photography Bootcamp.
June 4-8, 2018

Workshop Date by Poll

  • We have set up polls for recently requested workshops to see who might be interested and able to make some July dates:

In Planning:

Galpagos and Maui 2018, please email

Workshop Scholarships


National Park Color Notecard Set
Stephen Johnson
12 cards/envelopes $20 set

From "With a New Eye" Beautiful.

New Photographs

New Photograph
Evening Sur


Latest Posted
Technique Index

Media Coverage

Seeing Not Thniking essay in Dec. 2013 issue of PhotoTechniques Magazine.


Feature Story in the last issue of Studio and Location Photography. April 2009.

Articles, Interviews, Talks and Podcasts

7 Photography Questions Interviews with top photographers: An Interview with Stephen Johnson

Stephen Johnson guest appearances on Bert Monroy's Pixel Perfect Web TV Series.
Episode 103: Making Photos
Episode 104 Digital Printing


Lecture: Vision and Technique of Looking Close.
March 11, 2018. Viewpoint Photographic Art Center Sacramento. 2pm

New Exquisite Earth Exhibition Catalog

ee catalog


Pacifica Book



Check out our Mentor Program

print viewing


Exquisite Earth Portfolio 1 Now Available


In the Gallery

All Gallery visitors receive a free poster during the current exbition. Just ask!

New Exhibition: Exquisite Earth in our Gallery One.



Internships are available at Stephen Johnson Photography


Gallery Events

  • Open by Appointment


Installation. Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA Jan. 17, 2017 Make Software

At Stephen Johnson Photography: Selections from With a New Eye, Life Form and Exquisite Earth at our gallery.

Opening March10, 2018. Life Form. Viewpoint Photographic Art Center Sacramento.

Speaking Events

Catch Steve Live: Steve will be speaking here and there over the next  few months, such as his up coming talks in Washington.

  • Pacifica: At the Gallery
    Come by and talk with Steve about his ongoing Exhibitions of work on display

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Recent Products

New Book:

Stephen Johnson on Digital Photography

A Slip-cased Limited Edition of

Stephen Johnson on Digital Photography

New Poster
4 Panoramics poster from the new book.


The Digital gray card you will always have with you.

Recent Media

CameraArts Interview with Steve by John Paul Caponigro.

November 2006

Photoshop User article on making books by Steve.

October 2006

Royal Photographic Society Journal
April 2005 issue features Stephen Johnson's work with the BetterLight camera.

Past Announcements

Past Events and Exhibitions

Social Media Posts


Portfolio Feature in May 2004 American Photo

Feature in Spring 2004 Issue of The Luminous Landscape

Portfolio Feature in December 2003 Outdoor Photographer

Stephen Johnson has been named as a 2003 inductee into the Photoshop Hall of Fame, recognized for his achievements in Photoshop Art.

Foveon-X3 Test

Subscribe to our monthly email Newsletter.

March 24, 2003 US News & World Report
feature on Stephen Johnson

New York Skyline Panoramic
New York Panoramic Print

Rock and Roll concert images

Special 8x10 print offering

Current 11x14 Prints Available

Rethinking Landscape Photography, Digitally
Stephen talks about his "With a New Eye"
project in this Adobe Online article.

Art Gallery at Seybold San Francisco 2001

Videos Posted:
At Mono Lake PSA with Ansel Adams (1983),
Great Central Valley PSA (1986),
ABC/Discovery News feature from 1997

Video of Stephen Johnson talking about his workshop program. (QuickTime movie 3.5mb)

Recent Exhibitions: Capturing Light: Masterpieces of California Photography, 1850-2000

Recent posters: San Francisco/Golden Gate, Haleakala, Mt. St. Helens Hills and Haze, Mt. St. Helens Crater (new printing) and Mori Point

Galleries Carrying Original Prints

Folio Magazine's Top 15 Critical Magazine Events of the Century. Entry 15 is Stephen Johnson's Life Magazine article.

New York Print Donated to SF Mayor Willie Brown as gift to New York at Seybold San Francisco Ceremony Special Gallery at the Seybold Show. 9/10-12 Moscone Center, San Francisco.

Ansel Adams: Inspiration and Influence. Oakland Museum
June 29-Sept 22, 2002
A unique exhibition examines the work of Ansel Adams in the context of the world of photographers around him and those he influenced. Stephen's work has been included in this exhibition

Language of Photography. Stephen appears in this KCSM-TV (PBS) production that examines how photographs can profoundly effect our perception of the world.

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