Special Guest Series- Creating Dynamic Images of the Coast with Mark Buckler
Humans have always been drawn to the coast and there is no shortage of images from this area where land and sea meet. Professional photographer, Mark Buckler, has lived on the coast nearly his entire life…on both Cape Cod and the Outer Banks of NC. He will share a series of tips, learned over decades of photographic experience, that will dramatically improve your photos of the coast (and other landscapes as well). Discover essential techniques and explore a variety of ways to create compelling, distinctive images that exhibit your own creative vision.
About Mark: Mark Buckler has been actively documenting nature for over 30 years. Mark was born on Cape Cod, MA and his passion for photography was ignited and honed in this area of natural beauty. In 2005, Mark moved to the Outer Banks of NC, where he continues to reside and pursue his passion for nature, wildlife and landscape photography. Mark’s degree in wildlife biology from the University of Vermont and his extensive experience as a wildlife field biologist provides him with a deep understanding of nature and animal behavior. This knowledge enhances Mark’s ability to capture unique and interesting nature images and also put his workshop clients into the right spots to capture the most compelling images. Additionally, his 15 years of experience as a high school biology teacher contributes to Mark’s ability to offer engaging, meaningful and enjoyable instructional workshops and presentations. Mark is a renowned photographic instructor who has been invited to teach workshops or give presentations nationwide. Mark’s highly acclaimed images have received numerous international, national, regional and local awards. His fine art prints have been featured in many exhibitions and can also be found in several galleries. Mark’s photos have appeared in dozens of magazines and other publications, Along with co-author, Steve Alterman, Mark has documented the abundant wildlife and diverse habitats in and around the Outer Banks in a book, Coastal Wild – Among the Untamed Outer Banks