View the very best of Mark’s international photographs and street photography by tapping on the photo above, or click here.

Join Mark on a photo workshop trip of a lifetime in Italy, Japan, Spain, and Mexico. Click or tap here for the full workshop itinerary.


DIGITAL CAMERA MASTERY – Intro photography course for DSLR & mirrorless camera users (also known as the “Photography Pro” courses).

PHOTO SHORTCUTS – A course that tells you what DSLR or mirrorless camera settings to use for various photography genres.

“PHOTOGRAPH WATERFALLS!” on Udemy shows you how to create silky-smooth waterfall photos with and without ND neutral density filters. 


Mark Hemmings For Dummies
I am very happy to announce my two books, "iPhone Photography For Dummies", and "Android Smartphone Photography for Dummies" published by Wiley Publishing. I am pleased with how these books turned out, and I believe that they will help every iPhone and Android owner create far better photographs. Tap the cover photos below for more information from the bookseller, Amazon. The links will take you to the US Amazon site, so if you are living outside of the US please switch to your own region's Amazon website. Both books available at most major bookstores around the world, and for Canadians please consider picking one up at Indigo.
Mark Hemmings Instagram
Mark Hemmings YouTube
Mark Hemmings Facebook


Mark Hemmings
Photo by Kate Tadic

Mark Hemmings is a professional travel and street photographer, and his photography portfolio can be viewed here. Mark began his career in the late 1990′s when working on feature films and movies as a ‘stills’ and location photographer.

His work broadened to include international travel photography jobs which had him photographing in Asia and Eastern Europe. In 1999 Mark moved to Japan for a year to learn advertising photography, and that year proved pivotal in shaping his lighting style and how he approaches photography within the context of advertising.

In 2004 he developed his skills as a photography workshop instructor, teaching people how to create better photographs in such diverse places as Mexico, England, Japan, Korea, Hungary, and Romania and Transylvania. Mark’s current photo workshops and tours can be found on this web page, and he hopes that you will join him on one of the trips to Italy, Mexico, Spain, or Japan


As a photography tour/workshop instructor, Mark’s desire is to impart technical and aesthetic knowledge to his participants, as well as offering a fun and dynamic international cultural experience. 

Mark is also a published author, having written two books for Wiley Publishing titled “iPhone Photography For Dummies” and Android Smartphone Photography for Dummies available worldwide at local bookstores and on Amazon websites. He is also a book editor currently tech-editing various Wiley Publishing books.
Mark’s professional skills also extend to the TV, and film business. His latest television series for the Bell TV1 channel are called “Masters of Photography” and “Discover Smartphone Photography!” In which he acted, directed, and edited. Mark regularly does video editing for various clients, being well-versed in Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, and Avid.
Mark offers almost daily free photography lessons to the public, which can be viewed on his Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube profiles. His paid photography courses have been very popular worldwide, and include iPhone, DSLR, video editing and photo editing subject matter.
To get to know Mark, please check out the following podcast interviews and magazine articles:
Mark is also a professional architecture, tourism, food industry, commercial and travel photographer who is available for hire. Please contact him at