Location Photography
"We're all here because we're not all there" - Unattributed slogan

Consistency is good. I think? Over the years my career interests have stayed fairly intact — photography, fine art and design. The variables that effect those disciplines are the usual suspects. Time, motivation and inspiration. For a few more favorites scroll on down to see some preferred web links as well.

Bio

2016 - Present: Mark Wegner
Photographer / Painter - Sonoma County, CA

Exhibited

• June 2017 | Marin Society of Artists, San Rafael, CA | Juried Finalist, Images 2017
• June 2017 | SEB Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA | Juried Finalist, The Blue Show
• April 2017 | World Photoshop Conference 2017, Orlando Florida | Lobby Exhibition
• March 2017 | The Gallery at KelbyOne, Tampa Florida | Solo Show*
*competition winner from over 1000 international entries
• June 2016 | SEB Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA | Juried Finalist, Boundaries
• November 2016 | Brian Scott Gallery, Brookings Oregon | Featured Artist

1996 - 2015: WA Interactive
Web, Print Design and Interactive Services - Sonoma County, CA

• Owner, Creative Director
• Produced 2.0, 3.0, 4.0* Netscape Browser/Demo Web sites (client: Halleck)
   * first published Web use of Dynamic HTML (DHTML)
• Designed/produced 10 Brand sites for Kendall-Jackson Family Wines
• Designed/produced Christo & Jeanne Claude 25 Year Retrospective Museum Catalog

1989 - 1995: Forest Green Media
Web, Multimedia & Interactive Services - Sonoma County, CA

• Founding Partner Wine.net, 1994
• Designed and launched the extensive, content-driven Kendall-Jackson web site (1995)

Personal
Education: Bachelor of Science: Communications, Major: Fine Art, Cal Poly Pomona, CA
Really Personal: Married (Carol), 2 children (Rob and Kaci)
Interests: Mixed Media Fine Art, Landscaping, Camping/0ff-Roading, Home Improvement Attempts



Favorite Web Links



If you haven’t been here yet, you need to stop by. You may never leave.



Whitehot Magazine of Contemporary Art was founded by artist Noah Becker in 2005 and he's published over 300 writers since the magazine was founded, many of them the top art writers and critics.



Ex-New York fashion photographer John Wells is a self-taught construction monster, naturalist and substainability blogger who lives way off the grid in the Southern Texas desert.



A group of high-end portfolios (some published, some just self-promotion examples) that span fine art, corporate design, fashion, photography, and illustration. It's all good!



David Byrne, on my short list of rock’s ultimate renaissance men, writes about the places he tours, art, current events and what ever else strikes his fancy.



For years my favorite dot.com (analog) industry rag. The online version eclipsed it 10-years-ago.com.



Originally founded by Andy Warhol and British journalist John Wilcock in 1969, it remains my only hope for tracking pop culture.



An outstanding photographer and one very entertaining writer.



A frequent stop for viewing the latest in contemporary residential and commercial architecture.



Scott Kelby's organization has emerged as the web standard for all things photography and Photoshop.



As their logo suggests....innovative finds, essays and images focusing on design and art.



The world's eCommerce epicenter for both mainstream and unique hand made goods — is always fresh and new.



An electic mix of content doesn’t begin to describe this site. Anything goes here in the world of design.
New postings by users are literally being added as you read.



A blog packed full of Web based design, production tutuorials, tips, and informative links.


Mark Wegner