About the Book
Each image within this remarkable collection tells a story, as Austin skillfully captures the individuality, strength, and innate beauty of each subject. Throughout this portfolio, you'll experience a seamless blend of classic portraiture and contemporary artistry, underscored by an exceptional eye for detail.
"In the Eye of the Beholder" is more than just a series of photographs – it's a journey through a year of captivating expressions and extraordinary moments. Austin's keen eye for composition, his impeccable lighting skills, and his profound understanding of the human form all shine brilliantly throughout the book.
Delving even deeper, Austin's mastery of Photoshop is evident, turning each portrait into a piece of fine art. The post-production work adds a dimension of surrealism and abstract beauty to the images, pushing the boundaries of traditional portraiture and embracing a fresh, contemporary aesthetic.
Whether you're a fan of photography, an aspiring photographer, or simply someone who appreciates the fine art, "In the Eye of the Beholder" is an essential addition to your collection. Experience the transformative power of Austin's lens and immerse yourself in the stunning landscapes of the human face. You are invited to see the world through Austin's eyes - a world where beauty truly lies in the eye of the beholder.
Immerse yourself in this extraordinary journey of creativity and beauty today.
Steven Austin is a fine art and conceptual photographer, with a profound passion for photography that was ignited at the age of 12. His artistic journey extends from the tangible mystique of the dark room to the boundless realms of Photoshop. His images, a marriage of aesthetic splendor and thought-provoking narrative, bear the imprints of a lifelong dedication to the craft. Beyond the camera, Austin leverages his extensive knowledge as a Professor of East Asian Civilizations and Philosophy, adding depth and context to his visual storytelling. This unique amalgamation of visual artistry and intellectual exploration lends a distinctive resonance to his work, inspiring viewers to engage with art in ways that transcend the traditional boundaries of understanding and interpretation.