Rob Stewart was born on December 28, 1979, in Toronto, Ontario and died on January 31, 2017.
He was a Canadian photographer, filmmaker, and conservationist.
Stewart was best known for making and directing the documentary films Sharkwater and Revolution.
Rob Stewart started doing underwater photography as a teenager and became a scuba-diving trainer when he was eighteen years old.
Stewart attended the prestigious Crescent School in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as a youth.
For four years, Stewart worked as chief photographer for the Canadian Wildlife Federation’s magazines, and also worked as a freelance journalist.
Rob Stewart won awards for his journalism.
He held a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Western Ontario and studied zoology and marine biology in Kenya and Jamaica.
Stewart died in a scuba diving incident while in Florida filming Sharkwater: Extinction.
Rob Stewart passed away at 37 years old.