Cultural Council partners with Krancer's Prisoners of Christ project
"Funding from the individual artist micro-grant will allow photographer Mark Krancer to embark on a project that focuses on the rehabilitation and resocialization of formerly incarcerated individuals, and the value they can contribute to society post-incarceration. Through his photography, Mark hopes to convey a message that these men and women are more than just their Department of Corrections inmate ID numbers." - Community First Cares Foundation
National Geographic coverage
Life in the River, taken in N.E. Florida during the onslaught by Hurricane Irma, was one of 23 out of 4,706 submitted images to be selected for “Climate Action in Your Community,” a National Geographic photo assignment.
River City Live interview
Coverage of "Life in the River", a local image that went viral, and its photojournalistic contribution to the history of Northeast Florida.
Karpeles Library Museum Show
"Approximately 150 attended the opening reception of Mark Krancer’s first solo exhibit since he shot the iconic “Life In The River” photograph during Hurricane Irma in September 2017. The exhibit of
17 pieces feature landscapes from North and Central Florida and Georgia." - page 32
Circles Magazine, Finding Freedom in Photography
"In Krancer's self-portrait, he is surrounded by items that have significance to him and humanize him against the handcuffs and jumpsuit he is wearing. Those items include a book of hopes and dreams he completed in prison, photography awards he has won, his Bachelor's degree, and items that symbolize his love for his wife, Kristin." - page 112
The Club JAX Opens at JIA
Universally featuring a permanent art collection by photographer Mark Krancer, The Club JAX opened in Summer 2019. The Daily Record covered the grand opening of JIA's first VIP club for all passengers.