Martin began his career as a performer both on-screen and in Theatre. Most recently he won an artist residency with the renowned Druid Theatre Company in Galway, Ireland, to develop new work. He is also an accomplished photographer and mentor.
He has worked extensively within the Film & TV industry as a photographer creating exciting and engaging image content for major Production companies. Recently he created all the main image content for The Nun, the hugely successful 2018 release from New Line Cinema & Warner Brothers. He also was commissioned to create new image content for Jamestown by Carnival films, the makers of Downton Abbey.
His work regularly features in media both online and in print including publications such as The Hollywood Reporter, Variety, and Total Film. His work has appeared at all the major film festivals including Cannes, Sundance, TriBeCa, Berlin and TIFF, Toronto.
Screen Ireland; the Irish Film Funding Agency, has used his work extensively for the promotion of Irish Film internationally. Specifically, they used his images on the covers of the past 3 production catalogues; the premier Film publication produced annually in Ireland.
Martin regularly works as a photography mentor; facilitating and delivering workshops for media professionals. Currently he is taking time away from International work to complete a Master of Arts in Creative Practice (Photography) at the Centre for Creative Arts and Media in Galway, Ireland.
He is a member of the following organisations
Visual Artists Ireland VAI
National Union of Journalists NUJ