Use of Pull-Focus as either a plot device or transitional tool
Artistic use of dark, moody shot types
Contrasting use of Shallow Depth of Field and wider focal ranges
One of Mark's many Tattoos forms as a tribute to the Art of Film-making, starting from the Elbow of his Right Arm down to the Wrist.
His work experience includes working as a Projectionist in a cinema; working closely with 35mm film. Mark was amongst the last generation of Projectionists to work with 35mm Film before the recent conversion to Digital Projection of the global Cinema industry.
Mark was the founder and creator of Tattoo Arts Film Festival in 2015; the World's first recognised dedicated Tattoo Cinema platform in Film Festival format.
Mark, under pen name and upcoming Marriage name Mark Allard-Will, made his public debut as a Writer for Comics with Canadian Comedy Comics, "Saskatch-a-Man", at Saskatoon Comic & Entertainment Expo in 2015.
Personal Quotes (2)
I like doing things that are barely covered or barely spoken about in film or video
[A comic convention] is imperative, as it's our bridge into the Media and the public