Austin Granger was born in San Francisco in 1970. He holds a degree in Philosophy and Religious Thought from the University of California at Santa Cruz. Granger has worked as a baker, house painter, naval radar operator and camera salesman. His photographs have been shown at various venues, including the A Street Gallery and the CAC Gallery in Santa Rosa, the North Light Gallery in Napa, the Viewpoint Gallery in Sacramento, and the Museum of Neon Art in Los Angeles. His work has been featured in B & W Magazine and Emulsion Magazine, as well as in Rachel Bowditch's book: On the Edge of Utopia: Performance and Ritual at Burning Man (University of Chicago Press). He lives in Portland, Oregon with his wife and three children.