Mark Berndt is a fine-art and commercial photographer, director, printmaker, and educator whose environmental portraits and documentary narrative images celebrate people where they live and work. Mark brings the knowledge of more than 40 years' experience as a visual storyteller to every image. Digital since 1994, he has taught photography and digital imaging at the Kansas City Art Institute, Art Center College of Design, Julia Dean Photo Workshops, and in private workshops. Mark has served on the Board ASMP's Los Angeles and KC-Midwest Chapters and is a member of the Director’s Guild of America. His web site is www.markberndt.com.