Tell us a little about yourself:
Jacob Steinle (b. Wisconsin, 1986) is a Chicago based real estate professional and photographer. He’s lived in Chicago for 10 years and in 7 different neighborhoods over the course of that time. He currently resides in Noble Square.
What kinds of art do you create?
35mm, medium format and digital photographs.
How did you get started?
It can be summed up in one quote: “I fell in love with the process of taking pictures, with wandering around finding things. To me it feels like a kind of performance. The picture is a document of that performance.” – Alec Soth
In one sentence, briefly describe your artistic style:
My artistic focus is primarily on candid street photography. In my photos, I strive to capture true human emotions in my subjects and then evoke them in the observer.