Cleveland, Tennessee

Tel: 423.709.8276

photo restoration
Impaired Perceptions
disability horizons

Brian is a headshot, portrait, and food photographer; he graduated from Savannah College of Art and Design with a master of fine arts in photography. He uses his passion for photography, love of people, and unique sense of humor to create portraits that are naturally beautiful and human. He also does photo restoration.

Brian is best known for his black and white portrait series Impaired Perceptions. The series empowers people with physical impairments by encouraging individualization. His photography and writing have been featured on CNN and Disability Horizons. Brian has been written about on Wikipedia. His portraits have been exhibited in galleries across the country. He travels the country exhibiting his work, and speaking about ableism. He has lectured on his work to various organizations including: NASA Ames Research Center and Abilities First.

Brian has worked as a photographer for organizations including: Who’s Who in Asian American Communities Leaders and Legends Awards, Tower News and Market, and The Georgia Institute of Technology. He is available for hire.

This is a headshot of Brian Charles Steel.  He has short brown hair. He is wearing a grey sport coat with a pink dress shirt and tie. The background is completely white.