Stuart Wieten is a Los Angeles based photographer and writer.

Stuart was born and raised in Torrance, California and attended El Camino College and Long Beach State University.

His body of work consists of portraiture, fashion photographs, and cosmetic beauty photography, and spans a variety of photographic mediums including 35mm and medium format film, polaroid, digital, and collage. 

In addition to studying the work of the great artists and photographers of the past and present, Stuart developed his technical and philosophical approach to photography while apprenticing several world-renowned photographers.

His passion for meeting new people, capturing emotionally evocative moments, and travel allow him to consistently produce new work. 

Stuart has photographed for IMG Models, Wilhelmina Models, Elite Model Management, Next Models, Ford Models, Freedom LA, LA Models, Vision Los Angeles, The Industry Model Management, Hollywood Model Management, Photogenics Media, No Ties Management, Frank Models, Willow Model Management, Otto Models, Brand Models, Mia Mod, Swim Like A Mermaid, Jungle Tribe, and his photographs have been featured in numerous international print and online publications. He was also selected as a Photographer's Forum finalist.

When he's not working, Stuart can be found surfing, practicing yoga, attending comedy shows, or enjoying delicious international cuisine with family and friends.