Nathan Forrest Stinson was born 1950 in New Orleans, Louisiana.
He spent his youth exploring the world from a New Orleans point of view. New Orleans has a long and colorful history of pirates, Creoles, Cajuns, Blues & Jazz, a thriving art community, and the historical French Quarter which fills the imagination with many stories and images.
He migrated to California in 1975 where he studied cinematography, photography, journalism and architecture, before developing his own photographic style.
His passions include experimental photography, quantum physics, politics, movies, traveling.