Stephen Yadzinski

Stephen Yadzinski is the founder and creative director of Big Swing, a photo illustration and retouching studio in Santa Fe. Since launching Big Swing in 2001, Stephen has created imagery for the Barbados Tourism Authority, Emirates, Forbes magazine, and Kodak, among others. Through the course of his career his clients have included Chase MasterCard, Continental Airlines, Lincoln Financial Group, and Atlantis. He also works with some of the world’s top photographers, including Annie Leibovitz, Flip Schulke, Antonin Kratochvil, Steven Klein, Joel-Peter Witkin, and Kristen Ashburn. Equally skilled in traditional and digital photography, Stephen combines an artistic sensibility with technological sophistication. This is Stephen’s third year teaching at the Workshops. His web site is