Mark’s passion for the land, a unique focal perspective and consummate photographic skills combine to deliver images which are unique, capturing mood and ambiance through insight and innovation.
Mark Sunderland is a landscape and travel photographer based in Knaresborough, North Yorkshire, England. He was born in York, England in 1963. His interest in photography started around the age of eleven. He is largely self-taught, having trained and worked in the IT industry for some twenty years, but has continued to develop his photography throughout his life.
He attended a general photography short course in 1992 which started a more serious exploration of the medium, and has specialised in colour landscape and travel photography since the mid 1990s. He has travelled through the western USA on several workshops with US based British landscape photographer Nigel Turner and numerous other trips, and has travelled through Chilean Patagonia with American landscape photographer Linde Waidhofer.
Mark has been published in numerous magazines and books, and has written travel photography and technique article for titles such as Outdoor Photography and Photography Monthly. He was highly commended for his abstract composition of Antelope Canyon in Arizona in the Composition and Form category of the 2000 Wildlife Photographer of The Year Competition.
Mark has a self-published book of landscape photographs entitled Yorkshire Through The Seasons which is available via Blurb.
Mark has been a full-time professional freelance photographer since 2004 producing stock landscape and travel images and fine art prints.
For more information, visit his website at www.marksunderland.com