Sunrise over Chatfield Reservoir. 2015

Stephen Swofford

“Taking pictures is like tiptoeing into the kitchen late at night and stealing Oreo cookies.”
— Diane Arbus


Stephen Swofford is the newest staff photographer for the Watertown Daily Times in Watertown, NY. He has worked around the world from Moscow to Nepal, and developed a reputation for himself as a hard working, ethical, driven photographer. He believes in the power of stories and is honoured to have had the opportunities he's had.