Discover Places through Mark's Fine Art Images

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Assateague Wild Horses Tour

Assateague Island, Virginia

 Mark Coulbourne (also known as Captain Mark) has captured the most remarkable images of the wild horses of Assateague Island. Mark’s been doing tours via the Assateague Explorer as a boat captain here since 1990. He enjoys capturing images for art prints of nature along Assateague Island in Virginia each year, you can too on his guided nature tour that takes you through picturesque landscapes by boat and kayak for wild horses, dolphins, birds and scenery along Assateague Island in Virginia. Organized by Mark since 2001, this unforgettable adventure to discover the best spots for wildlife and landscape photography is waiting for you. Travel on this nature tour by boat or kayak tour on your vacation to see. Photographer & boat captain Mark Coulbourne was featured on the Good Morning America Show leading this nature tour to see wild horses & wildlife along Assateague Island in Virginia. Visit to join the nature tour.

Chincoteague Island, Virginia

Photographer Mark Coulbourne is an island native of Chincoteague Island, Virginia. This is one of the places he frequents in order to bring you unique images. The areas by Chincoteague Island, Virginia including Assateague Island are a top birding destination, with hundreds of bird species bird. This birding location in Virginia offers an opportunity to spot various species, including Snowy Egrets, Bald Eagles, and a variety of shorebirds. With its diverse habitats, from coastal marshes to coastal waterways, this area in Virginia is a must visit for any avid bird photographer or birdwatcher. The boat or kayak journey along Virginia’s coastal areas is a delight, offering a unique perspective to witness the diverse habitats that unfold—from the serene coastal marshes to the winding waterways that weave through the coastal landscapes, providing a rich tapestry for birdwatching enthusiasts. The experience is an immersive encounter with wildlife and scenic beauty along Virginia’s coastal wonders.

Virginia Bird Photography Tour
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As a photographer who has called these Hawaiian islands home since 1990, Mark’s photography here unveils the unique and endemic birds that call Hawaii their home. Mark’s images capture their beauty amidst Hawaii’s lush tropical landscapes. You can enjoy this skillfully crafted collection of images that bring the vibrant avian life and breathtaking scenery of Hawaii to life. Mark’s fine art images of Hawaii are a celebration of the islands’ natural wonders, offering you a piece of paradise to adorn your space and share in the captivating allure of Hawaii’s endemic wildlife and landscapes.


Discover Mark’s recent images from the scenic wonderland of Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado, where September painted the landscape with a vibrant tapestry of colors and life. This photography expedition brings you a front-row seat to one of nature’s most spectacular shows as the elk engage in their annual rut. Against the backdrop of the rugged mountains and serene alpine lakes, Mark captured moments of raw beauty and wildlife wonder. The resulting images from his adventure provides a glimpse into the majesty of these powerful creatures, as well as the breathtaking scenery of Rocky Mountain National Park. The art print images convey the essence of  remarkable wildlife encounters, offering you a piece of Colorado’s natural grandeur to adorn your world and keep the magic of the Rockies alive year-round.

Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado nature photography
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Yellowstone National Park

On this captivating photography expedition to the iconic Yellowstone National Park, Mark brought back images from a land of stunning landscapes and untamed wildlife. His journey leads you through the geothermal wonders, dense forests, and open plains, capturing the raw beauty of this extraordinary wilderness. With each click of the camera, a vivid tapestry of images appeared that showcase the park’s unique scenery and the awe-inspiring wildlife that roams its vast domains. This National Park is dear to Mark’s heart since he was a park ranger and grew up at a National Park. Mark’s photography expedition here reveals a mesmerizing collection of images that invites you to explore the wonders of Yellowstone National Park. These art prints tell a story of one of the most remarkable places on Earth.

Costa Rica Birds & Macro Nature Photography

Mark’s recently thrilling photography expedition to Costa Rica saw a biodiverse paradise teeming with exotic species and vibrant macro life. Mark’s journey and photographs take you through lush rainforests where he was capturing the vivid plumage of toucans, the intricate patterns of frogs, and the iridescent wings of butterflies. The art print images that emerged from this adventure transport you into center of Costa Rica’s incredible nature. Mark’s images are a testament to the intricate beauty of this natural world, allowing you to relive the magic of Costa Rica’s diverse ecosystems. If you’re enchanted by vibrant colors of birds or the mesmerizing details of macro subjects, art prints offer a window into the captivating wonders of this tropical haven. Explore the collection of images and bring the beauty of Costa Rica’s wildlife and landscapes into your daily life.

Costa Rica birds & wildlife photography tour
Bird & Macro photography tour Ecuador

Ecuador Birds & Macro Wildlife Photography

Mark was recently on an exhilarating photography adventure to the heart of Ecuador, where the lush rainforests and diverse ecosystems provided a captivating canvas for bird and macro wildlife photography. With the backdrop of vibrant flora and the symphony of avian life, he captured intimate moments of these exotic creatures in their natural habitats. The result is a stunning collection of images that brings you up close and personal with the intricate details of butterflies, frogs, and the dazzling plumage of tropical birds. Mark Coulbourne’s art print images from this expedition allow you to witness and share the enchanting biodiversity of Ecuador. With an art print you can have this rich and diverse ecosystem in your own space. Explore the art print collection and immerse yourself in the beauty of Ecuador’s wildlife and rainforests, one image at a time.

Antarctica & Nearby Regions

Mark’s photography expedition to Antarctica was amazing among the virtually untouched beauty of the polar landscapes. Mark visited the pristine icy terrain, capturing the elegance of glaciers and abundance of wildlife. The result is a breathtaking collection of art prints, each telling a unique story. From towering icebergs to the playful dance of penguins, these prints encapsulate the magic of  Antarctica, preserving these moments in stunning visual artistry for you to enjoy. Areas had hundreds of thousands of Penguins waddling gracefully, seals basking in the sun, and colossal whales breaching the crystalline waters. The images of this remote wilderness are incredible, reminding us of Earth’s precious wild realms.

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Mark’s journey through Africa’s vast areas including the iconic Serengeti, was teaming with nature’s most majestic creatures roaming freely. Mark gathered images of the great migration of wildebeests and zebras, and captured the graceful movements of giraffes, the power of lions, and the gentle giants, the elephants. These wildlife encounters offered a photographic treasure trove, from breathtaking landscapes to intimate animal portraits. Mark was immersed in this unparalleled experience and brought home to you this magic with art prints that encapsulate the untamed spirit of the African plains, a captivating addition to your home or office.


Mark Coulbourne’s photographic odyssey across the breathtaking landscapes of Japan were life changing. Traveling through the vibrant culture of Tokyo to the tranquil shores at some of Japan’s major islands, Honshu, Hokkaido and Shikoku. You can enjoy Mark’s images of the iconic snow monkeys in their steaming hot springs, and enjoy the elegance of red-crowned cranes in Hokkaido’s pristine wilderness. These remarkable encounters provided a vibrant tapestry of photographic opportunities. Bring the essence of Japan’s  splendor of nature into your home or office. You can enjoy the playful antics of snow monkeys soaking in the hot springs and the elegance of Japanese red-crowned cranes, Hokkaido’s iconic residents. Mark’s resulting art prints tell the story of these unique encounters with Japan’s wildlife and cultural resources. The images from Mark’s journey through  Japan encapsulate the unique blend of Japan’s natural wonders and its dynamic culture. 

Kingdom of Tonga

Mark Coulbourne’s amazing journey to the tropical paradise of Tonga is facaniting, where crystal blue waters helped create breathtaking images. Here Mark was free-diving for many days alongside magnificent enormous humpback whales and among large numbers of them. They migrate here from Antarctica to give birth and nurse their calves in the warm South Pacific. Mark was among their immense size, powerful tails, and haunting songs echoing through the deep blue.

Mark captured images of the humpback whales as well as other elements of the captivating underwater world including vibrant coral reefs, and the lush tropical landscapes. These encounters offered a rich palette of photographic opportunities. The art prints that emerged from his Tongan adventure will transport you to this idyllic corner of the world, where nature’s grandeur and cultural heritage coexist in harmony. Every print captures the visual essence of Tonga’s natural wonders, for an addition to your home or office. Transform your space with the spirit of the South Pacific embodied in these art prints.

Assateague Island Wild Horses in Virginia

This place has wild horses in Virginia. Discover the National Park, wild horses, a 37 mile beach at Assateague and so much more when you visit. The boat tour and the kayak tour are amazing.

Mark Coulbourne Nature Photography 

Mark expresses his sincere gratitude for you taking the time to explore his online gallery of images and for your interest in his nature photography. Embark on visual journeys through Photographer Mark Coulbourne’s images as he explores captivating places across the globe. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of natural landscapes and wildlife with eye-catching, elegant fine art prints that showcase the unique charm of each destination. Mark invites you to bring the world’s wonders into your home or office. 

Witness the contemplative moments of penguins in silent repose, a poignant freeze-frame captured by our lens observer in Antarctica and South Georgia.

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