Phone: (949) 683-5004


Phone: (949) 683-5004

Stuart Palley is a Los Angeles based photographer covering environmental, editorial, news, travel, documentary, motion/video, and fine art subject matter. Born and raised in Southern California, Stuart has photographed for National Geographic Magazine, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, European Pressphoto Agency, The Orange County Register, the Texas Tribune, The Taos News, Vibrancy Studios, and various editorial publications and private clients.

Recently his documentary work on wildfires, Terra Flamma: Wildfires at Night, has been featured in Time Magazine’s Light Box, Time Magazine’s Photos of the Week, The Washington Post, New York Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, and newspapers and magazines worldwide. He specializes in covering wildfires and has extensive training and experience in them. He owns his own set of fire+safety gear. Stuart originally funded the project by running a successful Kickstarter campaign where he raised 260% percent of his original goal. 

Stuart received his BBA and BA from Southern Methodist University and studied finance and history. He holds a Master’s in Photojournalism from the University of Missouri.

Stuart is available locally and worldwide for assignments and commissions. Please use the contact page to get in touch for his availability and rates. Fine art prints are also available.

(c) 2013 Stuart Palley