Mark Bowers has always loved the visual arts. In high school he painted, crafted jewelry, and built a darkroom in his basement where he developed his own photographs. His passion and development of the photographic art increased and multiplied over the years.

School - He graduated from Brigham Young University with a B.A. degree. He earned a Master Photographer degree from the Professional Photographers of America, and is a Certified Professional Photographer. Mark has been a member and past president of the Intermountain Professional Photographers Association for more than 25 years.

Quick facts

  • Mark’s first camera was a Cub Scout camera given as a birthday present.
  • He will tell you photography is always about light.
  • Mark has owned over 30 different cameras (not all at the same time).
  • His favorite computer system is Apple - the faster the better.
  • His current camera system: Nikon.
  • Mark has an “emergency chocolate” stash in the studio.
  • He loves long rides on his trek road bike.
  • Mark has been married for 30 years.