AJ Stegall is a portrait and commercial photographer based in OKC. Born and raised in Western Oklahoma, Stegall attended SWOSU for music education and performance. He then moved to Bowling Green Ohio to pursue a masters in music performance. It was here Stegall began his photography business. After completing his education he moved back to Oklahoma where he taught band for 10 years and ran his photography business as a side hustle. In 2019 he left the classroom and took his side hustle full time. Since then Stegall specializes in fine art portraits. He creates space for people to be authentic to themselves while making them into beautiful art. As a member of the LGBTQ2S+ community he created a statewide wedding vendor directory to help people find safe and loving vendors called The Oklahoma Rainbow Collective. He loves spending time with his husband and fur babies traveling the country and globe.