Street Photography Workshops in Berlin

Street Photography Workshop Schedule 2018
August 18, Sat, 1 day
“Discover Street Photography”

September 22-23, Sat+Sun, 2 days
“Indian Summer in Berlin”

December 15-16, Sat+Sun, 2 days
“City Lights and Christmas Mania” 

Learn street photography in Berlin – with these 2 great options

The Personal Workshop
  • 1 : 1 Street Photography Training
  • Your goals. Your agenda.
  • Location: Berlin or elsewhere
Learn more!

Street Photo Workshop in Groups

  • Small groups – max. 6 participants
  • High impact
  • Location: Berlin
Info + Booking
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Your Personal Street Photography Workshop Experience

You want to…

  • Step up your street photography game.
  • Improve your style.
  • A guided photo tour in Berlin.

You have come to right place!

The personal street photography workshop in Berlin will help you reach your goals.

A 100% custom made, one-to-one street photography workshop experience tailored exclusively to your needs.

Photography Topics that I’m happy to cover…

 Street Photography
Street Portraits
 Urban Landscape
 Urban still life
 Street Art
 Mobile Photography
 Improve your Instagram feed

Your agenda. Your goals.

Your street photo workshop.

What are your goals in street photography?

  • Finding or refining your artistic vision
  • Getting a better grasp on this “decisive moment” thing
  • Seeing the cool places to shoot street in Berlin
  • Understanding composition in street photography
  • Overcoming fear when shooting candidly
  • Understanding zone focus
  • Shooting street portrait with permission
  • Street Photography with a flash
  • Shooting, editing and sequencing a street photography series
…or simply more great shots?

A unique Street Photo Workshop Experience in Berlin

tailored to your needs

Together we’ll work

on the subjects that matter to you

at the places you wish to see

100% your personal workshop

I’m happy to suggest topics and locations.

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Where do you want to go?
in Berlin
with your photography
I’ll be happy to guide you.

Your Personal Street Photo Workshop in Berlin: Learning in 3 steps

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I. Defining the agenda
  • Discussing your goals
  • Portfolio review
  • Discussing locations
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II. Shooting in the streets
  • Advanced shooting techniques
  • Spotting interesting moments
  • Mastering your camera
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III. Reviewing the results
  • Reviewing the workshop photos
  • Tips on post-processing
  • Discussing your next steps

Your Street Photography Workshop in Berlin: Pricing and Packages

1/2 Day

340 €

  • 4 hours
  • Initial portfolio review
  • Shooting in Berlin with Martin
  • 85 € per hour
  • Full payment on booking
  • Bring a friend +60 €
Contact Martin

3 Days

840 €

  • 12 hours (3×4 hours)
  • Initial portfolio review
  • Shooting in Berlin with Martin
  • Reviewing results
  • 30 min follow-up on skype
  • 70 € per hour
  • 50% deposit on booking
  • Bring a friend +180 €
Contact Martin
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Street Photography Workshops in Berlin

Photo Workshops 2018
August 18, Sat, 1 day
“Discover Street Photography”
220€ • free spots available • book now

September 22-23, Sat+Sun, 2 days
“Indian Summer in Berlin”
420€ • free spots available • book now

December 15-16, Sat+Sun, 2 days
“City Lights and Christmas Mania”
420€ • free spots available • book now 

Small Groups • High Impact

10am-6pm each day

These street photo workshops are designed to meet your needs. I will work with each participant individually. Both when discussing your images and on the streets.

Portfolio Review for each participant
Open Q+A to all things street photography
On the streets with exclusive 1:1 coaching by Martin
Individual review and editing tips for the images shot during the workshop

Maximum 6 Persons
Minimum 1 Person

Workshops in German language

Workshop Location
Berlin, Germany’s vibrant capital what cooler place can there be for a street photography workshop? Right, it’s a rhetorical question. 😉 I love Berlin and have been living here for 35 years. I’m happy to show you why.

Full payment on booking required. Please use the Paypal buttons for immediate payment and confirmed booking via credit card, SEPA bank transfer or Paypal. No Paypal account required. Please contact me for banking details, if you wish to pay via wire transfer. 
Please note: No financial data will be stored on this website. The transaction is directly between you and Paypal.

Workshop Experiences

“Martin is a wonderful person. His English is perfect, by the way.

I knew I would learn a lot about Berlin, but I never thought I would learn so much about photography in such a short time!”Greg Collins

“I had the chance to spend 2 days with Martin discovering Berlin and exchanging with him.

I learnt a lot through this workshop and strongly recommend it to every street photographer really willing to enrich his approach.”Michael Erimo

“I truly enjoyed my two-day workshop with Martin.

I felt totally comfortable while being on a steep and steady learning curve at the same time. I might just do it again …”Troels Nørlem

“Fantastic 2-day workshop with Martin that I highly recommend for any ambitious street photographer.

Martin explains everything absolutely perfectly, technique, composition, light, body language and editing of the images and each minute of the workshop is fun!”Ralph Striewski

“I had a wonderful street photography workshop with Martin in Berlin. He is a natural teacher.

I highly recommend working with Martin.”Megan Dichter

“Martin is organised, professional and friendly.

I learnt a lot and enjoyed his insights into street photography in Berlin.”Catherine Matthys

“Martin is a very good teacher.

He showed me how to break away from my normal perspective and to use light, the setting and the subject in a new powerful way.”Gordon Joseph

Martin U Waltz, your Street Photography Coach

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Learn more about Martin

Interviews, podcasts and videos

  • numerous international photography awards
  • exhibitions in New York, London, Paris, Dublin, Bucharest, Rome and Berlin
  • voted twice among the “20 most influential street photographers”
  • published on big photography websites like Petapixel, Digitalrev or The Phoblographer
  • cover story and interview by German street photography magazin “Soul of Street”
  • co-founder of the “Berlin1020 Street Photography Collective”
  • editor of “The German Street Photography Site”
  • I have been living in Berlin for over 35 years, so I know the city and its history a bit.

Oh yes, and according to Eric Kim, I’m a famous street photography blogger 😉 .

May be even more important: I have experienced teaching to be very rewarding. Inspiring people, helping them to step up their photography game makes me happy.

Please send me a message.

I will confirm and will send you my Paypal and banking information.

4 hours and group workshops need full payment with booking.

8 hours and 12 hours need a 50% deposit on booking.

Full payment is due at the beginning of the workshop.

Send me 10-20 images via Make sure your camera works and you have enough spare batteries and memory cards.
I’ll make some suggestions. We will be very flexible and adjust to our needs.
The camera you enjoy using. A smartphone is good enough. A camera with a fixed wide angle lens i.e. 28mm-35mm is ideal.
Well, there is no bad weather in street photography. A vast subway net, a great choice of museums and several train stations provide an ample choice of sheltered locations.

Make sure to bring warm and weatherproof clothing.

Comfortable weatherproof clothing, good shoes, your camera, spare batteries and memory cards.

A public transportation day pass AB is recommended (7€ on 7/2017).

Group Workshops
A laptop, tablet or smartphone to post process and edit your images.

Personal Workshop
I will suggest a meeting place.

Group Workshop
At my place
Martin U Waltz
Mohrenstrasse 8
D- 10117 Berlin

Conveniently located in central Berlin Mitte.
Subway Station Stadtmitte

4 hours on 2 consecutive days. We can do more than 4 hours a day, if you wish.
English, German and French (personal workshops only).
Sure, tell me what you need and we’ll come with a solution that suits your needs.
Please cancel via email

29 days or more to workshop begin = refund of 50% of the deposit / workshop fee

28 days or less to workshop begin = no refund

Actually, I have. A street photography workshop with Eric Kim in Amsterdam, a Magnum Masterclass with Bruce Gilden in London and a street photography workshop with Vineet Vohra at the Bruxelles Street Photography Festival.