Peter Adams. California photographer based near Los Angeles, in Ojai, Silicon Valley, and Kauai, Hawaii.

Peter is a California based photographer whose work includes portraits and reportage for editorial and corporate clients. His focus on the technology industry has lead him to photograph a wide range of inventors, computer scientists, robots and CEOs. Peter’s background in technology enables him to develop a unique rapport with his subjects and tell stories that communicate complex concepts.

Peter is based near Los Angeles in Ojai, California and travels extensively.

You can contact Peter here and follow him on Instagram.


The Washington Post, IEEE Spectrum, Bloomberg Businessweek, National Geographic, The New York Times, Nature, New York Magazine, Metro Silicon Valley, NBC News, Stanford University, Silicon Valley Bank, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, The Apache Software Foundation, Access Now, Pentagram Design, and Bonnier Publications.


American Photography 36 (2020), American Photography 37 (2021)

Faces of Open Source Project

In 2014, Peter began the Faces of Open Source portrait project which is an on-going photographic documentation of people who dedicate themselves to the development and advancement of open source technologies. To date he has photographed more than 100 notable and unsung heroes of the open source revolution.

Fine Art Print Sales

Information about fine art prints can found here or by contacting the studio.