[bio] - Jacob Jan Markowiak
Born in Ontario, Canada 1979
Jacob served with the Canadian Armed Forces from 1998-2003 before embarking on careers in life science and business development for commercial interior design and visual space planning with Canada's leading minds on presentation concepts.
Jacob is an experimental photographer who has traveled extensively throughout Canada and the US, including some time spent living in Orange County, California.
Jacob began creating photographic images as a youngster over 30 years ago and his endless curiosity about the natural world and his passion for art and expressions of the human condition are what have brought Pumpkin House into being.
Jacob is married to the love of his life, Tara, and they live together in Orangeville, Ontario with their two young boys.