Steve Smith was born in Chelsea, London and currently lives in Roald Dahl country situated in the Chilterns. However, it is the urban environment that he is drawn to as a social documentry and street photographer best known for his work on Cuba for which he has gained Fellowships in Visual Arts and Travel. He specialises in producing monochrome prints from film and digital capture.
In 2011 he won the prestigious AOP Open Awards, an award winner in the RPS 2010 Print International and has had his worked published in the Sunday Times magazine, The Independent on Sunday, Advanced Photographer and the new RPS Journal. He has had solo exhibitions in Cuba, Scotland and London with more planned for future projects.
He has sat on the Visual Art, Creative & Pictorial and Fine Art panels of the RPS and now sits on the Fellowship Board, he is a member of the London Salon and Arena Photographers.