Mark's Photographic career started in high school as a staff photographer for The Elkhart Truth and South Bend Tribune newspapers in Northern Indiana where he photographed sporting events, feature stories and spot news.
He is a graduate of Rhode Island School of Photography and for the past 20-odd years he has been in Clifton Park, New York photographing weddings and corporate events.
Mark holds the Master of Photography, Master Artist, and Photographic Craftsman Degrees from PPA. A recipient of PPA’s Imaging Excellence Award and Imaging Excellence Bar, he’s been a Top 10 Grand Imaging Award finalist in 2019 and 2017 and is a 12-time IPC Medalist, including 2018 Diamond Artist of The Year and 2020 Platinum Medalist.
Mark is actively involved in PPA. He’s a PPA Councilor, on the Competition Committee, is a Past President of his local affiliate Capital-Champlain and on PPA’s list of Approved Jurors.