About Mark Brion

Outdoor Photographer, Photography Instructor & Tour Leader & Aerial Imagery Specialist

Mark is an award winning photographer and is fast becoming one of the UK’s leading landscape, seascape and natural world photographers. He is also a versatile and popular photography tutor and tour leader with over seven years’ experience working within the photography industry. He has photographed many of the UK’s most scenic locations.

A serious photographer for the past twenty years, Mark turned professional in 2013 and has since worked on numerous on-location shoots as well as studio work with several well-known photographers.

His photographic passion is directed towards landscape, seascape and natural world photography. Mark’s photography style has developed through photographing a wide variety of landscapes and seascapes.

One of the most enjoyable aspect of Mark’s work is organising, drawing up an itinerary and leading photography tours and workshops in the UK and internationally.

His tours and workshops are set in some of the most scenic locations around the globe.

Mark is an extremely passionate photography tutor which rubs off on the small groups he takes on tours and workshops.

“When not working, I love to travel the UK and internationally and experience new destinations and cultures. Of course, I will always have a camera close to hand!” 

Mark’s love of travelling has seen him explore six continents and over 80 countries.

“Many of the countries I have visited have been very beautiful in their own rights, but near to the top of list of my favourites has to be Norway, Japan and Canada” .

In addition to his “ground” photography, Mark also flies Drones and enjoys capturing spectacular aerial photographs and videos at stunning locations.

Over recent times Mark has received numerous testimonials from many prestigious organisations such as Jaguar Land Roverthe National Trust and National Geographic.

 

 

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“You’re a master photographer and your work is sublime” – Eoghan O’Donovan, EyeEm Travel Images Collections, Berlin – Feb 2020  ★★★★★

 

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My Gear

 

NIKON GEAR (Main STILLS camera)
Current Landscape/Seascape/Nature camera – Nikon D850 DSLR

Back-up camera – Nikon D500 DSLR

Current video camera on location – Nikon D850 DSLR

Telephoto lens – Nikon 70-200m f/2.8

Favourite lens – Nikon 24-70mm Z f4

Great wide angle lens – Nikon 16-35mm f4

 

OTHER PHOTO GEAR

Great bag for hiking – Lowepro Flipside 400AW

Great bag for travel – Lowepro Pro Runner x450 AW11

Lightweight tripod – Vanguard Alta Series 70

Favourite filters – Lee Filters 100mm series

 

OTHER GEAR

DJI Inspire 1 Drone

Rode Wireless Go microphones

 

CLOTHING – Cotswold Outdoor

Heated coats
Heated thermals
Shell jackets (wind / waterproof)
Hiking trousers
Gloves for photography
Hiking shoes/Boots
Hats