Photo: Carolee Coker
Licensed Part 107 Pilot
For the past two decades, Gil Stose has crossed the world for clients capturing THE shot that separates their product from everyone else. Whether it is a last-minute call from a major cruise line, a world-renown fashion designer, television network, GSA Provider, or a dazzling new resort - Gil has exceeded all expectations. Part Art Director, Producer, Photo Stylist and Director Gil brings an enormous depth of experience to each and every project. He has a strong eye for detail, an artistic vision, and a natural leadership style that is evident in all his projects, whether working in a studio or location. He uses a host of cameras for his terrestrial work and the latest and greatest equipment for his aerial drone photography and 360 degree VR photography.
He began his career as a photographer at an early age and honed his skills in the film and television production business, learning how to craft images and light onto film from the industry’s masters in England. At the age of 25, he became the youngest person to be admitted into the Directors’ Guild. He has captured the action on Bond films and directed and produced television coverage of enormous live events around the world. The depth and complexity of these projects expanded Gil’s vision and gave him the basis for a photography style with global appeal.
Gil now focuses his efforts on capturing great homes, projects, and home products in their best possible light. His architectural and interior photography has graced the pages of Veranda, Southern Accents, Elle Decor, Better Homes and Gardens, Trends, California Home, and virtually every shelter and trade publication in the US. Gil’s national product shots include some of the best-known names in home entertainment products, appliances, cabinetry, furniture, and catalogs. His work appears in books, billboards, and print ads around the globe. However food photography is his passion.
Based in Highlands North Carolina and San Juan Puerto Rico, Gil travels over 100,000 miles a year throughout the USA, the Caribbean, and the Americas. He brings a wealth of professionalism and an American work ethic wherever he goes and is the go-to photographer in the Caribbean for clients that expect the very best.