mark-boyer-camera-2Mark Andrew Boyer is a visual journalist.

Mark works at Great Big Story, CNN’s online video network devoted to telling strange and amazing stories from around the world. Previously, Mark worked as a video producer for Mashable, where he shot, edited and produced a wide range of projects.

Mark’s videos and photography have also appeared in The Atlantic, Slate, NPR.org, The Verge, KQED News, CityLab, OnEarth, Fast Company, The Global Oneness Project, and others. He was the founding editor of Curbed Chicago, and he served as an editor for Inhabitat.

Originally from Buffalo, NY, Mark holds a master’s degree in journalism from the University of California at Berkeley and a bachelor’s degree in comparative literature from the University of Chicago. When the situation requires it, he is an expert at fashioning rain covers for his camera from sandwich bags. He lives in Brooklyn.