Steve Grims is a photographer and graphic designer from Port Stephens, NSW Australia. Since moving to Nelson Bay in 1987, he has spent the last twenty or so years fishing, surfing, diving and exploring the coastline around Port Stephens.The influence of this lifestyle has been reflected in his photography.
He began by photographing surfers and waves, although living on such a magnificent stretch of the coast, he soon progressed onto seascapes as well. He has since developed his own style which combines a mixture of abstract waves, seascapes and long exposure photography.
For the past six years his main focus has been on the Port's Bottlenose Dolphins and the annual Humpback Whale migration.This led to the release in 2008 of his first dvd
As well as being used to promote tourism and whale & dolphin watching in Port Stephens; his photos have been published in various newspapers, magazines and books; with LEVIATHANS being featured on Channel TEN'S State Focus program.
In between studying graphic design and working as a freelance photographer, he has also begun work on his next DVD. Using a mixture still and time lapse photography, it will feature the local area and comprise of a mixture of seascapes, surfing, waves, whales, dolphins and other wildlife.