Mark specialises in Fine Art Australian Landscape Photography and enjoys Architectural, Automotive, High Dynamic Range and Composite Photography.
Born and raised in the Adelaide Hills, South Australia, Mark has also spent 21 years living in Sydney, most of it working as an internet designer and developer and has worked for several notable companies. He has had a fairly colourful working life starting out at the Littlehampton Brick Company in the Adelaide Hills and served 6 years in the Royal Australian Air Force. His passion for photography began in his teenage years using Instamatic cameras and progressed to a Pentax film camera. More recently he has had a Canon 350D and now uses a Canon 50D.
South Australian Institute of TAFE 1990 - 1993: Certificate in Business Systems Analysis, Certificate in Cobol Programming, Certificate in Microcomputer Support and Certificate in Business Practice.
University of Technology Sydney 2002 - 2003: 3628 Certificate IV in Information Technology Website Management, 3756 Certificate IV in Information Technology Website Design, 3769 Certificate IV in Information Technology Website Design
Mark has traveled to the USA (California, Texas and Louisiana), London and Oxford in the UK, Southern Ireland, Stockholm and Uppsala in Sweden. He has also extensively travelled throughout New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia.
Mark was diagnosed with early on-set Parkinson’s in 1994 and managed to carry out his working career until 2010, now taking up his passion for photography and living in Murray Bridge, South Australia. In November 2015 he underwent the Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) operation which has dramatically improved his Parkinson's.