About the photographer


Photographer and tour leader featured on Good Morning America.

Living The Dream

From Park Ranger at Pearl Harbor, leading tours by boat to traveling the world as a nature photographer. Mark’s photography career has spanned for decades. The pursuit of bringing you images has awarded him with experiencing various cultures and wildlife. In 1990, Mark’s aspirations became reality when he moved to Hawaii, a place that continues to be one of the places he enjoys photography and surfing amidst the remarkable waves. Marks passion for photography blossomed when he moved here, during his tenure at the Honolulu Museum of Arts, a period after which he had also served as a park ranger for the National Park Service at Pear Harbor at the U.S.S. Arizona Memorial. During his time as a National Park ranger, he guided about 550,000 visitors to the Arizona Memorial on his tours. As a park ranger, Mark was able to immerse himself in breathtaking wonders every day, fostering an appreciation for the country’s history, landscapes and ecosystems.


Award winning American nature photographer, naturalist, tour leader, boat captain, Hawaii surfer and former park ranger Mark B. Coulbourne has traveled around the earth in search of the globe’s natural wonders.

Photographer and boat captain, Mark Coulbourne has escorted individuals like you along Assateague Island National Seashore in Virginia to see the many herds of wild horses, dolphins, birds and other wildlife since 2001 when he started this nature tour. This was his idea to access areas along the island where the wild horses live in family groups. Assateague Island has about 300 wild horses on the island, Mark has some of the most unique photographs you will ever see of the wild horses. He's been capturing images of the horses and wildlife here since he started the tour in 2001. Mark is a Chincoteague Island native. His family has lived on the island since the 1820's. Mark was featured on the Good Morning America show.


Mark’s unwavering dedication and deep passion drive him to capture wild images that serve as a wellspring of inspiration, inviting you to explore the far corners of our world. Through these places, hopefully in Mark’s images you will find a connection to our magnificent planet. Mark’s life journey, a blessed one, has largely unfolded amidst the beauty of the natural world, where he finds himself in communion with creatures of the land and of the deep blue sea. Mark is a passionate outdoors enthusiast, who enjoys nature.

Mark articulates his mission, saying, “I aim to deliver photographs and art prints that elevate your emotions and expand your imagination. Through my nature images, I hope to foster an appreciation for the unique facets of our planet—a gift from God for us to savor and cherish”.

South Georgia penguins
Capturing nature photographs.
Photographer conquering pristine waves in Indonesia—a visual narrative of perfect surfing captured through the lens.
Boat journey of Mark on a scuba diving adventure in Fiji

Meet the nature photographer who roams the world in search of enchanting images to bring you from the far corners of our planet. With an interest for capturing the essence of wildlife, landscapes and culture, Mark’s brings you these fine art prints for your home or office. Beyond just pictures, his work becomes a window to the beauty and fragility of nature. This photographer’s lens doesn’t just freeze moments; it tells a story, urging us to appreciate and preserve the delicate balance of our planet. So, if you’re looking to bring a bit of the outdoors inside while supporting someone with a deep passion for nature, these prints are more than just decoration—they’re a connection to the wild, a reminder of our responsibility to cherish and protect it.

Brace for the heat as Mark captures the raw power of active lava at Hawaii's volcanoes—nature's fiery symphony frozen in time.
Mark Coulbourne surfing the waves in Indonesia

Capturing Life's Canvas: through Global Explorations

Discover Mark’s  captivating environments where his lens unveils the intricacies of nature’s symphony, the graceful dance of birds in flight, the powerful spirit of  wild horses, all during the boundless allure of global exploration. Mark enjoys capturing images of landscapes, the elegance of bird behavior, being in the majestic presence of Assateague’s wild horses, and the thrill of traversing diverse corners of the world. Photographs within his evolving portfolio are a testament to his dedication to exploration and of preserving nature’s moments in time. 
Embarking on a visual odyssey, our photographer captures the raw beauty of nature, the grace of birds, the spirit of horses, and the essence of travel.
Embark on an adrenaline-fueled journey as our lens maverick Mark captures the heart-pounding essence of snowboarding amidst the breathtaking landscapes of British Columbia

Nature's Canvas

Mark enjoys the outdoors while on missions to capture art print images for you on his travels, he intertwines the thrills of nature such as snowboarding, scuba diving, surfing or mountain biking with the artistry of nature he encounters. From the majestic peaks of British Columbia to the serene landscapes of the Serengeti, each area becomes a unique chapter in the photographer’s portfolio. Mark enjoys the adventure, solitude, and the raw beauty that defines the soul-stirring landscapes of the great outdoors. Each click of the shutter on his journeys captures not just a moment but, a testament to the enduring allure of the great outdoors and this photographer’s unyielding passion to explore remarkable areas on our planet in an effort to bring you back images of these areas and the wildlife. 

Dive into an oceanic reverie as our lens maestro captures the kaleidoscopic wonders of nature beneath the waves in Fiji, blending the artistry of scuba diving with a sea-worthy photographic flair.
Mark photographing active lava flow in Hawaii

Mark travels to areas such as Fiji & Antarctica to capture images so you can decorate your interior space with his unique fine art prints.

From Hawaii volcanoes to the diverse wildlife of Ecuador, photos from around the world show things from the photographer’s perspective.

A Nature Photographer's Journey

Mark Coulbourne is passionate for nature and photography, he is a dedicated lensman driven by a profound love for the excitement that nature graciously offers. Mark’s photographic journey is more than just a career; it’s a heartfelt exploration of the world’s wonders he enjoys bringing to you through the his fine art print images. Mark’s lens has borne witness to numerous moments of the profound beauty that graces our planet.  

For a deeper dive into Mark’s ongoing explorations and outdoor adventures, don’t forget to visit the blog page to stay up to date with his latest photographic prints, behind-the-scenes moments, and reflections on the ever-changing canvas of the natural world. Mark’s nature photos are at your fingertips, ready to adorn your space in the form of high-quality wall art. As you can see from Mark’s bio, his love for nature and the art of photography extends into many areas of the great outdoors that have brought him to the point where he stands today. 

Nature photographer Mark Coulbourne amidst a sea of penguins in Antarctica, ready to capture the beauty of the frozen landscape. Explore and buy wall prints from this extraordinary expedition.

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A skilled photographer immersed in the enchanting beauty of the woods, capturing the essence of nature for breathtaking art prints. The artist skillfully composes each frame, creating a visual symphony that brings the serenity and allure of the natural world to life, destined to adorn homes with timeless, evocative prints available for sale.

Mark Coulbourne Nature Photography 

Mark Coulbourne is an artist driven by a passion for nature and photography. From the sandy beaches of Hawaii to global adventures, Mark’s work resonates with a worldwide audience. Explore Mark’s galleries, connect on social media and his nature tours. Consider enhancing your space with the timeless beauty of his nature photography art prints. You can welcome your guests to a space where every photograph is a window into this photographer’s heart. Mark’s collection, characterized by artistic flair and a deep connection to nature, invites you to become part of a community that appreciates the artistry and splendor of our natural world.

Crossing the drag passage, on the way to Antarctica, this is a nature photographer's dream come true.

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