Geoffrey King was born in San Francisco and raised in the nearby city of Vallejo.
Geoff has photographed political protests across the United States and in Britain since the first day of the Iraq War, and in 2005 he traveled to Bosnia to document the ongoing search for missing persons in the context of the tenth anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre.
Geoff is a graduate of Vallejo public schools, Diablo Valley Community College, UC Berkeley and Stanford Law School. Geoff was sworn in to the California Bar concurrent with the publication of this book. He is now an attorney at a civil liberties nonprofit in the Bay Area, where he represents a core constituency of artists, activists and journalists in furtherance of their First Amendment rights.
Geoff is self-taught in photography.