Christoph Otto was born in West-Berlin in 1966,
after years abroad he now lives in the German capital again.

Study of photography at the "Centro de los Estudios de la Imagen" in Madrid. Diploma for photography and Master of photojournalism. Further education in journalistic writing at the Henri-Nannen-Schule in Berlin. Photo assignments for German and international magazines. His works are published in international books and magazines among others in Geo, Merian, Neon, Marie Claire, Life, Figaro Magazine and Geographical. They are presented in exhibitions, represented in collections and museums, like in the Japanese 21st century Museum of Contemporary Art in Kanazawa. Main emphasis of this photographic work are reports on extraordinary human ways of life. His internationally awarded works are like films - concise, passionate visual stories with a moving beginning, climax, and ending. He himself works out his photos in his own laboratory. He is the author of the texts for his reports and often decisively influences the layout of his articles and books. His pictures - emotional and vivid - pay homage to mankind.

Languages: Spanish, English, German (native language)
Christoph Otto
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