• BBDO West
  • Macys
  • Pop Sugar
  • AP Images
  • Innerspin
  • Leo Burnett
  • Leg Avenue
  • Johnson Gray
  • Synergy Creative
  • Miss Me Jeans
  • Giorgio Armani
  • McDonalds
  • Schwarzkopf Henkel
  • got2b
  • Sexy Hair Concepts
  • Pravana Hair
  • Alterna
  • Excel Sports Mgmt.
  • Columbia Records
  • Sony Music
  • Def Jam
  • Goldstreet Entertainment Group
  • Modern Salon
  • KING
  • People
  • Guitar World
  • Parade
  • Vibe
  • The Source
  • Jet
  • TV Guide
  • Chicago Magazine
  • Chicago Tribune Sunday Magazine
  • Associated Press


Steven Barston grew up in Chicago, IL and discovered his passion for photography at an early age. After studying photography at the Rochester Institute of Technology, Steven moved to Los Angeles where he has shot portraits, fashion, and entertainment for a variety of clients. He has traveled and worked extensively around the world and throughout the U.S. His client collaborations include BBDO, Leo Burnett, Leg Avenue, Sony Music, Monique Lhuillier and Giorgio Armani among others.

Steven lives with his wife, son, daughter and dog just north of Chicago but continues to travel back to Los Angeles frequently for various clients.

Steven Barston is the Director of Photography at SEO Design Chicago.