Mysteries on the Landscape

Exploring the mysterious dance of shadow and light on the natural landscape.


J Riley Stewart featured in Elan Magazine


"..an intriguing mystery."

"Stewart's captured visions are soothing, serene and tranquil settings that invite the eyes to come in and rest awhile, yet, there is always an intriguing mystery.." élan Magazine.



Hi. I'm an independent art photographer offering archival hand-varnished limited edition prints of my original art photographs for sale to individual collectors and corporate art curators.

Making elegant images of the mysterious dance of shadow and light on the landscape has been a life-long passion. We need the clarity found in the light. But we also need a bit of mystery, and in the shadows we find it. 

I've tried my best to make your visit to my online gallery as pleasing as possible. As you browse, know that all images can be zoomed to your screen size for close inspection. You also can get details of fine art prints offered, or you may Inquire about any image simply by tapping on links provided on image pages. I hope you find your visit interesting and thought-provoking.  Please email me if you have any questions.

Original Fine Art Photographs of Nature and Human History.