MATTHIAS DENGLER

A good photographer is more than just a craftsman. He is an artistic explorer on a lifelong journey,  wandering the world and discovering its beauty to collect unforgettable experiences. Photography allows to perceive reality in a unique way, experience life intensely and capture those experiences for eternity.

Through yearlong dedication I have taught myself from scratch to only one goal: Being the best I personally can. As a result, my passion, endurance and hard work have led me to a creative career in photography and retouching. 

Being born and grown up in Germany, I finished my geography studies in Gdansk Poland. There, in 2015 I made a fresh start in the photographic branch as picture editor at Thomson Reuter’s global picture desk. Seeking for more photographic experience, I continued my professional work as studio assistant at a Polish fashion studio in 2016 until I left Poland to establish my travel photography portfolio, while working part-time as tour guide for Nordic Gateway AS in Stavanger, Norway. In Stavanger, I created a visual outdoor story for the sports and outdoor brand Bolder, until I returned six months later to Gdansk, to work for almost 2 years as retoucher at Quad Graphics, the biggest printing company in the US. From June 2018, I am employed for a real estate company based in Nuremberg, Germany as photographer and Photoshop artist, traveling through the metropolitan areas of Germany full-time.

On my way, I have already been published by National Geographic Germany, won numerous international photo contests, was interviewed for and featured in Flickr’s spotlight and served as judge on Poland's national stage of the pan-European photo contest “Discover Europe”. Further, I have given a public talk at Sztuka Wyboru in Gdansk to share insights from my travels and photographic work. So far, I have already visited 22 countries on three continents.


CLIENTS Tieto Norway, Bolder, Norwegian Oil Museum, The Shakespeare Theatre, Langowski Shipping, Hohenthal Films, Villa Testa, Panorama Restaurant Gdynia, LOFT Gdansk

VISITED COUNTRIES Austria, Belgium, China (Hong Kong), France, Germany, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, The Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Vatican City State

COUNTRIES LIVED IN Germany, Poland, Norway


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