Michael Seto has been taking pictures for 25 years, starting with his father's Pentax K-1000. As a New York-based freelance photographer, he works in a number of commercial imagery disciplines. His expertise ranges from corporate communications and event coverage, to product and still life, to portraiture. His style tends toward documentary or photo journalistic. Before his career as a professional photographer, Michael spent ten years with venerable Wall Street firm Morgan Stanley. Prior to that, he served as an officer in the United States Marine Corps, and fought in the first Gulf War. Michael grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area and is a graduate of University of California, Berkeley. He has lived in Hawaii, Washington, D.C., and Hong Kong; he now calls New York City home.