Street Photography out of Berlin

Berlin1020 – the street photography collective in Berlin, Germany.

All our members are living in Berlin and most of our photographic work is on Berlin.

Meet the members:

Exhibitions in 2018

Martin U Waltz, “Staged”, group exhibition, PH21 Gallery, Budapest – Hungary
Alex Pfeiffer, Roland Groebe and Martin U Waltz, various subjects, group exhibitions, Blank Wall Gallery, Athens – Greece
Oliver Krumes and Martin U Waltz, “Postcard Salon”, group exhibition, Jarvis Dooney Gallery, Berlin – Germany
Martin U Waltz, “Berlin 18 meets Temeswar 21”, solo exhibition, German consulate, Temeswar – Romania
All members of Berlin1020, “The Berlin 1020 Collective”, Alghero Street Photography Festival, Alghero – Italy
Chris Candid, “Perceiving The Void”, group exhibition, Alsterhaus23, Hamburg – Germany
Alex Pfeiffer, “Street Photography Berlin”, solo exhibition, Galerie Lieb & Teuer, Berlin – Germany

The Berlin1020 Galleries

The Members of the Berlin1020 Street Photography Collective

Street Photography Berlin

Alex Pfeiffer

Alex is a international awarded streetphotographer based in Berlin, Friedrichshain. He´s working with old analog lenses on digital cameras or shooting completely analog. Before moving to Berlin, he discovered the streets of New York, Boston, India, Russia, the Arabian Emirates and various other parts of the world.

His work has been honored twice by the UNESCO Humanity Awards in Beijing and the International 35Awards in Moscow.

berlin1020 chris candid street photography Berlin

Chris “Candid” Schirrmacher

Chris street photography work focuses on the darker sides of Berlin. He likes to work at close range with the flash. Chris created an amazing street photography series on Japan on his recent travels. His work has been published in magazines like Inspired Eye, EYE-Photo, Leica Fotografie International and in photo books like “We Street 2015” and  “World Street Photography 3”.

His work has been recently shown in Berlin, Hamburg and London. He was a commended photographer in the category street photography at the 2017 Sony World Photo Awards.

Martin U Waltz

Martin works in various series describing the many sides of Berlin using street photography and artistic documentary photography. He won numerous prizes at  international photography competitions. His work has been shown in exhibitions in New York, Dublin, London, Rome, Bucharest and Berlin.

He is a founding member and editor of the German Street Photography Site and co-author of the book “Streetfotografie – made in Germany” published by Rheinwerk Verlag in 2018.

Street Photography Berlin

Oliver Krumes

Oliver expresses his view on the city with a poetical use of light and shadow and in elegant soothing colors.  Being quite the traveler recent photographic excursions have led him to China, Vietnam and Myanmar. Oliver has been voted as one of the 20 most influential street photographers by the Streethunters blog in 2017.

He runs the “Street Photography Berlin” group on Facebook. His work has been shown in exhibitions in Berlin, Sankt Veit an der Glan and in Bucharest.

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Roland Groebe

Roland  often summarises his street photography work under a common theme, e. g. tattoos, faces, or street. His street scenes are quite often timeless drawing inspiration from the Magnum classics of the 60ies.

His work was published at The Eye Photo Magazine, Stern Magazine, art-Das Kunstmagazin, National Geographic and We Street 2015 – Street Photography Book. He has won the reader’s choice award of art-Das Kunstmagazin.

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Sebastian Jacobitz

Sebastian is a flash street photography aficionado. His visual language is dark and gritty, both in color and in his black and white. His work has been recently shown at the Fotogalerie Friedrichshain in Berlin within the “One Day in Berlin” exhibition.

Sebastian runs the well respected Streetbounty  Blog on all things street photography. He is also a guest author on many of the well known photography sites like Petapixel, DIY Photography, 121clicks and Digital Photography School.

Street Photography Berlin: Guides and Tips

Photography Tips for Berlin

Wondering where best to shoot street in Berlin? The cool spots, the best walks and places for street photography in Berlin? Want to explore the world of photography in Berlin? Look no further. Check out the insightful guides for photography in Berlin written by Oliver Krumes, Sebastian Jacobitz and Martin U Waltz.

Berlin Photography Guides in English Language

The Berlin Guide for Photographers by Sebastian Jacobitz
The Street Photography Guide for Berlin: The best Spots and Walks by Martin U Waltz

Berlin Photography Guides in German Language

Dein Street Photography Guide für Berlin by Oliver Krumes
Der Street Photography Guide Berlin: Die besten Spots und Walks by Martin U Waltz

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