Marten (Marty) Czamanske (1956-2016) earned a bachelor’s degree in photography in 1979 and an MFA in Photography in 1996 both from RIT. For many years he was a respected free-lance photographer in Rochester and and also taught photography as an adjunct at RIT from 1998-2009. His advertising and corporate work included both studio and location settings. His clients included Eastman Kodak, American Steamship Co., IBM, the Bank of New York, Paychex, Xerox and the Strong Museum. He was a winner of the Rochester Addie Award.
Marty collaborated with Sam Campanaro on the Kodak Colorama photograph "15 Babies". He operated the William Marten Gallery, a photography gallery, in Rochester from 1999 to 2003.