Ian Stowe is an American photographer and visual artist born in 1995 in Bridgeport, Connecticut. He lives and works in Central California.

Ian has worked commercially for and contributed work to Bear Development, Bell Helmets, Castelli Cycling, Donkey Label, Giro Sport Design, Gu Energy, The North Face, Parker Dusseau, Peloton Magazine, Santa Cruz Bicycles, Sidi Shoes, and Sock Guy.



"Old Growth Classic" Video short. Easton Cycling (Instagram) September 2019.

"Old Cabin Classic Recap" video short. Mountain Bikers of Santa Cruz (Facebook). May 2019.

"SDSF Mick's Automotive Dig Day Recap" video short. Mountain Bikers of Santa Cruz (Facebook). April 2019.

"Frances Cycles: The Farfarer Trailer" video short (written, filmed and edited). For Frances Cycles, shared on The Radavist. March, 2019.

"SDSF Trailhead Cyclery Dig Day Recap" video short. Mountain Bikers of Santa Cruz (Facebook). February/March 2019

"Students Dig Day" Video short. Mountain Bikers of Santa Cruz (Facebook). February 2019.

"A Rainy Dig Day On The Flow Trail" Video short. Mountain Bikers of Santa Cruz (Facebook). January 2019.


Bachelor of Arts from University of California, Santa Cruz. August, 2018

"Trading Wings for Cyclocross Worlds" w/ Zach Wick, Santa Cruz Bicycles News. February 10, 2018

"Tobin Ortenblad able to 'fake it' to fourth at cyclocross nationals" Julie Jag, Santa Cruz Sentinel (print and web). January 14, 2018

"I'd Do Reno: An Unsolicited Photo Essay About This Year's Cyclocross Nationals In Reno, Nevada" Laura Winberry, The Radavist (theradavist.com). January 2017

Irwin Grant Recipient for Where The Ducks Go. November 2018

"The Qiensen Quest For Happiness" Andrew Juliano, Peloton Magazine (p. 44-52). November, 2017

"Gravel Cycling" Nick Legan, Velopress (p. 7, 88, 91). October, 2017

"Erben Gemeinschaft" Bike Magazine Germany, (print). July, 2017

Being Social (Contributor) Group photography project, April, 2017

"Santa Cruz's Tobin Ortenblad takes fifth at cyclocross national championships" Julie Jag, Santa Cruz Sentinel, (print and web: santacruzsentinel.com) Jan 7, 2017


"Tobin Ortenblad Brings Factory Racing To the Big Stage" Zach Wick, Santa Cruz Bicycles News (santacruzbicycles.com/en-US/news). October, 2016

"Giro Does The Downieville Classic" Amanda Schaper, The Radavist (theradavist.com). August, 2016

Irwin Grant Recipient for Conduit. ​See "Projects"

Editor, Grinduro Gazette

Production Assistant, "Clapotis" -solo exhibition- Jeremiah Kille at Project Gallery (Los Angeles)

Assistant/Model, "Timbuk2 Model Year 2017" photographer: Brian Vernor

Production Assistant/location scout, "California Dreaming: Laurens Ten Dam and his American Adventure" Chris Milliman for Giant Bicycles

Camera Assistant, "Rosche Wedding" Mike Thomas

Transportation driver, "Bear Development" Christopher Kieser

Assistant/Model, "Grinduro Reconaissance" John Watson for Giro/Grinduro

"Catching Up With Tobin Ortenblad" Cyclocross Magazine (cxmagazine.com), November 10, 2015

Group Exhibition "Everybody's Ocean" Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History

Artist Assistant, Ea Eckerman

"Best Documentary", Larkspur Youth Film Festival

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