Operator of all broadcast camera platforms: Sony XD 30PDW-700, Sony HDC Studio, Canon XD, Canon XF305, XL Canon H1S, LAV’s, DSLR – Canon 5D, 7D Mark II and 1D Mark IVX, Arri Alexa, RED Epic, Imaging Optimization ( RED Looks ), AVID, Adobe Creative Suite, Final Cut Pro, Compressor, Investigative Research, Stephen Digges has been a working as a photographer, cameraman and educator for the past 12 years throughout the world. During his career, he has won the photographic award, World Conference on Racism, Johannesburg, S.A. with his series: “Drug Testing on Death Row Inmates: IMPEC Prison. Tumaco, Colombia” He has contributed to major broadcasting corporations such as Aljazeera English (Fault Lines), VPRO Netherlands (Metropolis), NY Times ( Lens Blogs ) and other major, editorial publications and broadcasters.
Digges was based in Nairobi, Kenya for 10 years. He continues to cover numerous topics that have related to breaking news, feature news, humanitarian crisis and conflict in places such as Colombia ( UNDP ), Chechnya ( UNHCR ), Somalia ( CARE Somalia ), Liberia ( Corbis News ), Iraq ( Le Monde ), Uganda ( GNV News ), Democratic Republic of Congo ( GNV News ), and Kenya ( Aljazeera ).
Educated at Parsons School of Design and the Toscanna Photographic Workshops, in 2000 he received his Bachelors with honors from Parsons and The New School in Photography and Computer Animation. He is currently is a filmmaker, video journalist based in Seoul.