Owen Martin is a photographer based in Swansea, South Wales. He has a BA (honours) in Photojournalism and has had a number of exhibitions of his work, in and around Swansea and in London. He is interested in photographing various political, cultural and environmental issues. He primarily works with digital cameras to create his work. He uses digital technology to create images that look different rather than trying to emulate photographs on film. He pushes his equipment to its limits in order to create effects such as noise and distortion.