Residing on the mountain side of Haleakala, Stu finds beauty in all of his surroundings. He has a beautiful wife and 2 amazing daughters who are his world. He is the proud Co-Owner of Soley Aloha Boutique & Gallery located in the Heart of Paia. The iconic  is just one of his many artistic expressions and stopping by the gallery is a great way to see his work large scale on the walls. 

Photography has always been what lights him up. He followed his passion by studying Art in college with a main concentration on Film Photography. As he was introduced to new camera Technology, he chose the Canon course and never looked back. He has worked hard to establish a photography career that has expanded from art, to commercial work, to exploring waves and underwater as well.