Stephen Amiaga grew-up in the photography business, working with his father, Gil Amiaga, since a very young age.
Mr. Amiaga graduated from the United States Naval Academy (USNA) with a BS in Naval Architecture (Ship Design.) Upon Commissioning, he reported to the Precommissioning crew of USS ANZIO (CG 68) where he served almost five years in various billets, including: Auxiliary Machinery Officer, Anti-Submarine Warfare Officer and Collateral Duty Public Affairs Officer. He is a director in the Veterans of USS ANZIO Organization, and Reunion Coordinator.
After a six-month tour in The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia as a pa...Read More
I like to photograph anyone before they know what their best angles are.
There is one thing the photograph must contain, the humanity of the moment.
A thing that you see in my pictures is that I was not afraid to fall in love with these people.
The picture that you took with your camera is the imagination you want to create with reality.
A portrait is not made in the camera but on either side of it.
The camera makes you forget you’re there. It’s not like you are hiding but you forget, you are just looking so much.