Martin is “collecting” Berlin over time. And this poetic collection of his will undoubtely gain its surrealist character in the coming years. Michail Moscholios

martin u waltz
is an internationally acclaimed award winning photographer, visual storyteller, coach. he is a manging partner at Die Marketinghelfer – a digital marketing agency in berlin, germany.

martin is a founding member of the berlin1020 street photography collective

martin is a keen observer of the fragility and transiency in urban life. in his street photography martin emphasizes the contrast between the soft fluid human shape and the hard and static fabric of city infrastructure. martin uses strong geometrical compositions, still he thinks of his photography as associative and poetic.

2nd place, moscow international foto awards,  2015
3rd place, international photography awards, 2015
3rd prize, prix de la photographie paris, people’s choice award, 2015
bronze medal, prix de la photographie paris, 2015

honorable mentions
2x international photography awards 2014, 1x monochrome photo awards 2014 1x moscow international foto awards 2014, 1x prix de la photographie paris 2015, 1x fine art photography awards 2015, 4x international photography awards 2015, 2x moscow international foto awards 2015, 4x monochrome photo awards 2015


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solo exhibitions
streets of berlin, ori gallery, berlin germany,  2016

street photography, galerie pruenner, mattersburg austria, 2014

selected group exhibitions

ipa best of show exhibition, paris, france, curated exhibition, 2016

obscure street, in-spire gallery, dublin ireland, 2016, juried exhibition

ipa best of show exhibition, new york usa, curated exhibition, 2015

streets of the world, bucharest photo week, romania, 2015, juried exhibition

istreet, sol art gallery, dublin ireland, 2015, juried exhibition

world street photography, museo de esculturas, tejada spain, 2014 juried exhibition

How to evolve your style as a street photographer, the, 2016

Der Fotograf Martin U Waltz porträtiert eine seltene Seite von Berlin – Mit Vergnügen

Berlin ist keine klassische Schönheit – colour is dope

Meet Berlin Street Photographer, Martin Waltz – the culture trip



The best camera for street photography,, 2016

Street Photography in the Rain: 3 Lessons Learned,, 2016

voted as one of the 20 most influential street photographers  2015 by the readers of

nominated as one of the five best street photographers 2014 by street core photography

Martin Waltz on capturing the contrasts of Berlin, sony mobile blog, 2015

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